Marshfield, MA (Humarock Central Avenue)

Plymouth County

Impacts Reported


Street/Road: Unspecified

Specific Impacts:

  • Impassable (flood water)
  • Impassable (overwash)

Comments: The water on Central Avenue varied from location to location, but from the images of the rescue on Central Ave near the Sea Street bridge the water was at least 3' in depth. The Scituate Fire Department was questioned about the flood water and overwash and it was exclaimed that the road was impassable from Sea View Ave an hour before high tide. There were multiple rescues in North Humarock including the ones in the pictures as well as two on Concord Street.

Marinas and Harbors
Hazardous Materials

State: Inaccessible

Comments: At one point during the storm the entire stretch of Humarock was under water.

Coastal Structures

Specific Impacts:

  • Undermined bulkheads/seawalls

Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

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

Current Response


  • None

01/04/2018 | 1:10 pm

Tidal Overview

0 hours 30 minutes after high tide

Data from Scituate, Scituate Harbor (4.2 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 12:40 pm, 11.5'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 20.5 MPH

Wind Direction: N (9°)

Temperature: 34℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.008"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.5"

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