Reporters were in awe of the storm surge, of the winds, of the destruction.
The biggest damage is supposed to be connected to the “storm surge.”
A storm surge is the rise of water that occurs as the result of a storm.
Brendan now carried the flag down to the end of the block, which was choked with sand that had been carried in by the storm surge.
Mantoloking and Seaside Heights took the worst pummeling by Sandy's storm surge.
A 10-foot storm surge was already reported in Shell Beach, La.
The storm surge had no sooner receded than volunteers and donations began to pour in from seemingly everywhere.
|storm surge |
See tidal wave.