Post-Storm lidar topography at Outer Banks, NC, from Aug. 28-29, 2011

In this elevation image, red colors indicate topographic highs, while blues indicate topographic lows.

Detailed Description

Post-storm lidar topography from August 28-29, 2011, for a portion of the Outer Banks near Rodanthe, NC, after Hurricane Irene. The post-storm image reveals where the waves and surge from Irene broke through the protection and carved a breach. (The Atlantic Ocean is on the bottom right.) 


Image Dimensions: 1000 x 581

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US