Hurricane Sandy

The historic flood


  • Date of flood : 2012
  • Location: Caribbean
  • Rivers involved :Hudson river
  • Size of area affected : East Cost U.S

Three interesting facts!

  • 125 deaths in the U.S
  • 79 mph winds
  • The Tropical force winds extended 820 miles at their widest

Important Questions

  • Flood Control measurements that were in place before the event happened: They would evacuate the city.
  • How long did it take for the water to recede: It took till November 14th