Storm Report

Sandwich, MA

Impacts Reported

"Overwash #1 just east of Town Neck Beach boardwalk has lost all material placed by town to prevent breach. Material now in Mill Creek."

Impacts Reported

Roads
Marinas and Harbors
Buildings
Hazardous Materials
Beach

State: Accessible

Coastal Structures
Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

  • Eroded beach
  • Eroded dune
  • Overwashed beach/dune

Comments: Sand placed by town across overwash #1 just east of Town Neck Beach boardwalk completely washed away. The over wash has widened, with significant material from sand placement and eroded dunes pushed into salt marsh partially filling Mill Creek. No buffer no in place for next high tide event.

Current Response

01/27/2015 | 11:44 am

Tidal Overview

5 hours 13 minutes before high tide

Data from Sandwich Marina, Cape Cod Canal, east entrance (1.5 miles away)

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

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 24.5 MPH

Wind Direction: N (356°)

Temperature: 23℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.35"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.38"

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