October 11 and 12, 2019 Cape Hatteras National Seashore took a relentless beating throughout several high tides during Subtropical Storm Melissa. These images were taken in Avon, NC just before high tide yesterday evening and in Buxton, NC this afternoon. The Avon Pier sustained major damage during last night and this morning’s high tides. It… Continue reading Tropical Storm Melissa, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
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September 6, 2019 Wind dropped out after the eye went over Hatteras Island between 8-9:30am. The Pamlico sound completely dried out. The channel where the boats go was dry as a bone. Fat back fish were trying to find water. The wind switched and forced all the water back into the sound across route 12… Continue reading Hurricane Dorian, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
April 2, 2019 Coastal low off Hatteras Island. Waves and wind are insane 😱🌊.
December 10, 2018 Winter Storm Diego is pounding the coast with flooding and beach erosion. One video was taken just south of the Rodanthe Pier around high tide. The other taken in south Avon before just before high tide.
September 13, 2018 Hurricane Florence storm surge in Avon and other spots on Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Scroll down for a few dramatic frames and video footage.
September 12, 2018 one day before Hurricane Florence is expected to hit the east coast. I drove around the island documenting locals getting ready for Hurricane Florence. Scroll down for a few frames of anticipation.
September 11, 2018 I drove towards Pea Island at noon today to see if the tide was going to wash over the road as it has the past two days. There is still standing water on route 12 but the road is passable. Seems as though most visitors have left the island and traffic is… Continue reading Pre-Hurricane Florence, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
Today March 28, 2018, homeowners in South Avon just started cleaning up from the previous winter storms this month when high seas and flooding from the high tide this morning caused more destruction. I would imagine the upcoming evening high tide may bring more flooding. The water has receded off route 12 in Avon and… Continue reading Another Nor’Easter Hits Cape Hatteras National Seashore, March 28, 2018
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