Spring High Tide on Roi-Namur Island

Waves overtop the beach on the north side of Roi-Namur Island and water runs into the nearby street.

Detailed Description

On March 2, 2014, 5-meter-high waves with 15-second periods struck Roi-Namur Island, Kwajalein Atoll, during spring high tides, causing the largest overwash event in the Republic of the Marshall Islands since 2008.


Image Dimensions: 1472 x 1058

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US