Tropical Storm Nate's Forecasted Effect on Gulf Beaches

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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.

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Image Dimensions: 2540 x 904

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Location Taken: US

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