posted on Nov, 5 2012 @ 09:13 AM
NJ Native (and currently on day 7 without power... could be worse, we still have our home and no one in our family was hurt or displaced)
There was very little precipitation in northern NJ with Sandy. Most of the heavy rain was to the south of the eye of the storm ... areas like southern
NJ, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, got the heavy flooding rains.
Only coastal areas of Northern NJ were flooded (with the exception of Moonachie and Little Ferry which were flooded by a damn that broke in the
Ringwood and surrounding areas are all high elevation and experienced no flooding.
While this is uncommon, it's not unusual. The Ramapo fault see's occasional activity ... there was even like a 4.0 o a 5.0 when was a kid 30 years