Update March 6, 2018 I walked around Rodanthe this evening in disbelief. The houses are buried in sand. NCDOT NC 12 crews are working hard to remove the sand off route 12. Hopefully allow vehicles through soon. Route 12 in Avon is still flooded with ocean over wash and debris floating in the roads. Safe… Continue reading Winter Storm Riley, Rodanthe, North Carolina, Hatteras Island Documentary Photographer
March 5, 2018 ocean over wash has increased with each high tide. Route 12 from Ocean Atlantic Rentals in Avon to the end of town past Food Lion is completely underwater. So intense to see the ocean almost reach the sound. As you enter Buxton at the Cape Hatteras Motels is also experiencing ocean over… Continue reading South Avon Underwater from Winter Storm Riley, Outer Banks Photographer
Update: March 4, 2018, I checked out south Avon to check out the storm damage, just before sunset. These oceanfront homes look really unsafe as if they could potentially sink. Roads in Avon are still flooded from ocean over wash. Stay safe everyone. With the approaching high tide tonight and I can imagine the over… Continue reading South Avon Underwater, Ocean Over Wash, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
March 3, 2018, 11:30am high tide in Avon. The water is receding off the roads and flooding is minimal today from what I could see. Winds are still 25-30 mph on the island. Still way better then yesterday. I drove north just before sunset to check out the new Bonner Bridge Construction. As I went… Continue reading Winter Storm Riley Sandstorm in Rodanthe, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
March 2, 2018 this video of Avon, Hatteras Island made the weather channel, see the link below. Winter Storm Riley has arrived to Hatteras Island. With 30 to 40 mph north west winds the sound water is pushed across Route 12. This video was taken before high tide. Reminds me of Hurricane Matthew just a little . Stay safe everyone it’s going to be a long weekend on Hatteras Island.
It’s the end of the Frisco Pier as we know it. Tonight December 11, 2017, I watched my first sunset go down behind the danger barrier fence. The pier house is boarded up with the word RELAX spray painted on. The island will never be the same. Scroll down for a few frames of one… Continue reading Frisco Pier Deconstruction, Sunset, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Outer Banks Photographer
Maria is moving off the coast this evening September 27, 2017. I went for an adventure through Avon and Buxton at high tide just before sunset tonight. There is still a ton of standing water and little to no beach. The water line seems to be receding somewhat. I heard Hatteras Village was hit pretty… Continue reading Hurricane Maria Sunset, Cape Hatteras National Seashore