Bayville braces for possible flooding

Officials and residents in the Village of Bayville are preparing for possible flooding as a nasty nor'easter arrives in the area.

Officials and residents in the Village of Bayville are preparing for possible flooding as a nasty nor'easter arrives in the area. (12/26/12)

BAYVILLE - Officials and residents in the Village of Bayville are preparing for possible flooding as a nasty nor'easter lashes the area.

Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on the Bayville area, with heavy flooding and beach erosion.

To keep damage to a minimum this time around, Mayor Doug Watson says crews have shored up the coastline with extra sand and have pumped out the village's drainage system, in case there's a lot of rainfall.

The storm is expected to pack wind gusts of up to 60 mph, heavy rains and some coastal flooding, particularly around high tide.

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