Hurricane Sandy took place in October 2012. According to Galarneau, Davis, and Melvyn, “Sandy was a late season tropical cyclone over the North Atlantic, that created a demolishing storm surge from southern New Jersey to Rhode Island” (4296). Sandy evolved from an African tropical wave that connected with a large area of low pressure. Mixed with high humidity of the southwest Caribbean, Sandy first made landfall over Jamaica. Next, it made landfal...
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