Storm Report

Newbury, MA

Impacts Reported

"Observations made at low tide today. These 3 pix show 3 houses that did not have rock faced dune in front of but on both sides of. The ends of the rock faced dune shows signs of slumping rock. Each house that did not have rock or less rock were greatly affected. Middle pic is of the Tzeniko hole. The most dramatic loss was at Bennett Hill. Clearly the direct result of armoring the dune on both sides. Beyond Dartmouth though some erosion occured"

Impacts Reported


Specific Impacts:

  • Splashover

Marinas and Harbors

Specific Impacts:

  • Damaged stairs/decks

Hazardous Materials

State: Accessible

Coastal Structures

Specific Impacts:

  • Splashover
  • Damaged stairs/walkovers
  • Collapsed bulkheads/seawalls

Natural Resources

Specific Impacts:

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

Current Response


  • Road clearing

01/06/2014 | 8:45 am

Tidal Overview

5 hours 53 minutes after high tide

Data from Plum Island, Merrimack River Entrance (1.5 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 2:52 am, 9.1'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 17.3 MPH

Wind Direction: SSE (154°)

Temperature: 48℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.41"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.28"

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