Storms Report: Scituate, MA - MyCoast Storms Report: Scituate, MA - MyCoast

Storm Report

Scituate, MA (Peggotty Beach)

Impacts Reported

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Impacts Reported


Specific Impacts:

  • Impassable (flood water)
  • Impassable (overwash)
  • Impassable (washed out)

Comments: Peggoty Beach, Inner Harbor and Town Way Extension was impassible due to flood water, overwash, debris of sand and cobble. Including access from Edward Foster Road bridge at the height of the tide.

Marinas and Harbors

Street: Inner Harbor and Town Extension impassable due to flood water, overwash, debris of sand and cobble.

Specific Impacts:

  • Water flow around or under buildings
  • Damaged stairs/decks
  • Damaged foundations/pilings

Comments: Comments

Hazardous Materials

Specific Impacts:

  • Septic

Comments: Assuming septic damage based on photos


State: Inaccessible

Coastal Structures
Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged sand fencing
  • Eroded beach
  • Eroded dune
  • Overwashed beach/dune
  • Wrack on wetlands

Current Response


  • Road clearing

02/09/2016 | 12:30 pm

Tidal Overview

0 hours 58 minutes after high tide

Data from Scituate, Scituate Harbor (1 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 11:32 am, 10.7'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 9.2 MPH

Wind Direction: N (358°)

Temperature: 28℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.01"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.09"

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