Falmouth, MA (Surf Drive)

Barnstable County

Impacts Reported


Street/Road: Surf Drive

Specific Impacts:

  • Splashover
  • Impacted, but passable

Comments: Overwash has spread debris and cobbles throughout multiple sections of the road. Heavy equipment on site to clear it. Still passible, but would likely become impassible if conditions get any worse.

Marinas and Harbors
Hazardous Materials

State: Inaccessible

Comments: Beachface is completely in the surf zone, unsafe to access.

Coastal Structures
Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged sand fencing
  • Eroded beach
  • Eroded dune
  • Overwashed beach/dune

Comments: Sections of sand fencing has been destroyed. Dune erosion and overwash visible. Beach is currently inaccessible, but significant erosion is highly likely given current conditions.

Current Response


  • Road clearing

04/04/2024 | 8:31 am

Tidal Overview

3 hours 25 minutes after high tide

Data from OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION (2.5 miles away)

Water Level (at time of report): 8:31 am, 3.8'

High Tide (Predicted): 5:06 am, 2'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 18.5 MPH

Wind Direction: ENE (62°)

Temperature: 43℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.017"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 1.37"

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