Storm Report

Chatham, MA

Impacts Reported

"High storm surge causing damage around Pish Pier facility. Tide gauge data at NOAA gage went down at top of storm surge. Appears to be highest water levels in Chatham Harbor since the new inlet opening in 2007."

Impacts Reported


Specific Impacts:

  • Splashover
  • Impacted, but passable
  • Impassable (flood water)

Comments: Substantial flooding around Fish Pier Parking area. Bldg not accessable at high tide.

Marinas and Harbors

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged piers/docks

Comments: Damage to gangway systems


Street: Barclif Ave Ext.

Specific Impacts:

  • Water flow around or under buildings

Comments: 2 doors blown in, sliding roll up door damaged.

Hazardous Materials

State: Accessible

Coastal Structures

Comments: Damage to bulkhead "cap log"

Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

  • Eroded beach
  • Eroded dune
  • Eroded bank/bluff
  • Overwashed beach/dune
  • Wrack on wetlands

Current Response

01/27/2015 | 1:00 pm

Tidal Overview

20 hours 0 minutes after high tide

Data from Chatham Harbor, Aunt Lydias Cove (0 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 6:00 pm, 4.7'

High Tide (Observed): 5:00 pm, 5.5'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 21.4 MPH

Wind Direction: NNW (344°)

Temperature: 25℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.72"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.67"

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