Tropical Storm Nate's Forecasted Effect on Gulf Beaches

Erosion forecast map for Northern Gulf sandy shorelines

Detailed Description

Tropical Storm Nate's predicted effect on Northern Gulf sandy shorelines, based on landfall as a Category 1 hurricane,  is shown at three intensities. Outer band:  Dune erosion. Middle band: Dune overwash. Inner band: Dune inundation, with potential flooding behind the dune. Credit: USGS Coastal Change Hazard Portal.

Details

Image Dimensions: 2540 x 904

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Location Taken: US

Credits

USGS