Storm Report

Sandwich, MA

Impacts Reported

"Extensive erosion of beach and bank up to cottages on White Cap Path, Town Neck Beach with wind and water damage to the cottages."

Impacts Reported


Specific Impacts:

  • Impassable (other)

Specific road: snow, debris including roof shingles

Marinas and Harbors

Street: White Cap Path

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged stairs/decks
  • Damaged windows/sidings
  • Damaged walls/roofs
  • Damaged foundations/pilings

Comments: Damage to #2 White Cap Path and the cottages on both sides. Erosion undermining porches, possibly cottages themselves.

Hazardous Materials

State: Damaged foot/bike path

Comments: paths covered with wrack and debris

Coastal Structures

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged stairs/walkovers

Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged sand fencing
  • Eroded beach
  • Eroded bank/bluff

Comments: Bank eroded back to front of cottages.

Current Response

01/27/2015 | 11:17 am

Tidal Overview

5 hours 40 minutes before high tide

Data from Sandwich Marina, Cape Cod Canal, east entrance (1 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 4:57 pm, 8.8'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 26.7 MPH

Wind Direction: N (359°)

Temperature: 24℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.34"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.37"

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