Tag Archives: Noreaster

NH Seacoast Rocked By More Flooding, Road Closures


We hope all the Seacoast towns Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton, Hampton Beach, and North Hampton stay safe during this latest Nor’easter. Here is a look back last weekends brutal Nor’easter.


Officials warn residents, visitors to stay away from Hampton, North Hampton, Rye; guv inspects damage, NH utility companies assist in Mass.

By Tony Schinella, Patch National Staff | Mar 4, 2018 1:56 pm ET

HAMPTON, NH — High tides and surges in the wake of Winter Storm Riley leaving the region are still battering New Hampshire’s Seacoast. According to state and local officials, roads are closed in Hampton, North Hampton, and Rye again on March 4, 2018, due to hide tides and new surges in the wake of the storm moving out of the region. Hampton NH Firefighters warned on Twitter of numerous road closures in the area including Brown Avenue, Route 101 at Glade Path, and between Winnacunnet Road at Ocean Boulevard this afternoon.

New Hampshire’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management office reported on Twitter that Ocean Boulevard in Rye was closed to all traffic including pedestrians.

Rockingham Sheriffs and the NH DOT also announced flood alerts on Twitter for Ocean Boulevard/Route 1A in North Hampton, which is closed from Route 111 to Sea Road.

Along Ocean Boulevard this morning, police reported large rocks on the roadways

Floodwaters Surge, Waterfront Homes Battered As Powerful Storm Slams Maine Coast

What a  difficult and crazy weekend for many of us on the coast. Time to come together as a community to rebuild. We thought we would share a store by Kelley Bouchard she can be contacted at 791-6328 or at: kbouchard@pressherald.com. Check out the Portland Press Hearld for more pictures.

A powerful storm sweeping up the East Coast on Friday caused extensive coastal flooding across southern Maine, closing roads, canceling flights, disrupting rail service and damaging structures throughout the region.

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