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NOAA has introduced a new beta version of their Sea Level Rise Viewer that allows you to view local scenarios and vulnerabilities.

This map tool helps to visualize community-level impacts from coastal flooding and/or sea-level rise. There is data on water depth, flood frequency, socio-economic vulnerability, vegetation loss and migration, and more!

In the map viewer you’ll find sliders to change the water level, and even a simulation of sea level rise at a specific location.

For example, in the picture below you’ll see I have clicked on the closest scenario location to our office. In the viewer I have raised the slider to show what 4ft of water level increase will look like in downtown Beaufort along Front Street.


Take some time to check out the Sea Level Rise Viewer below!

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