Exploring: USGS Flood Event Viewer
The USGS operates an event-based mobile storm-surge sensor network to capture information about coastal and inland storm tides. View data from all events in the map viewer or download data by event, state, and more.
High-water marks from Hurricane Sandy for coastal areas of Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts, October 2012
Because coastal areas in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts were heavily affected by Hurricane Sandy in October 2012, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), under a mission agreement with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, collected storm tide high-water marks in those coastal areas. This effort was undertaken to better understand the...