Hurricane Sandy

Date Of Flood

This lasted from October 22nd to November 2nd.


It happened near Atlantic city, New Jersey.

Rivers involved

No rivers were involved just the Atlantic Ocean

Size of area affected

It affected 24 states

Flood control measures that were in place

Things that were in New jersey was bulk heads, sea walls, and revetments

How long did it take to recover

It was different in areas so it could of took anywhere from a couple months to a year

Additional facts

1. Its kinetic energy level was a 5.8 out of 6 on the scale.

2. The total death count reached 285 in the United States.

3. The hurricane cause almost 62 billion dollars in the United States.