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Before and After Hurricane Matthew, Kitty Hawk

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Low-altitude oblique photography before Hurricane Matthew (Feb. 19, 2016) and after (Oct. 15, 2016) shows storm surge and wave runup eroded dunes and exposed State Road 12 to wave attack, undercutting the roadway at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. The yellow arrows in each image point to the same features in both photos.


Public Domain.