Curious About Storm Surge?

In light of Superstorm Sandy, are you wondering what would happen if a hurricane hit the Boston area? Check out this hurricane storm surge map produced by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to see where high tide would fall in the Mystic.

View the map here.

One of the major and lasting impacts of Superstorm Sandy are the raw sewage overflows and lack of capacity at wastewater treatment plants to address such large storms. Read an article in the New York Times about this, 11/30/2012.