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Many kettle ponds — clear, cold lakes — were formed and remain on Cape Cod as a result of the receding glacier. One is that the terms derive from early nautical. Due to their exposure to the open ocean, the Cape and islands are subject to considerable coastal erosion. Hyannis port, ma local news the deceased include a woman in her s, a man in his 90sand a man in Barnstahle 80s.
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In that analogy, the southern portion of the Cape represents the "upper arm", Chatham the elbow, and the north—south portion is the "lower arm", or forearm. This area is home to the Cape Cod National Seashorea national park that encompasses much of the Outer Cape, including the entire east-facing coast from Orleans to Provincetown.
Other notable storms include the Gale ofwhich would likely have been rated a strong hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale, and the so-called " Perfect Storm " of October 31, The water transported the eroded deposits north and south along the outer Cape's shoreline through a process known as longshore drift. Geologists say that due to erosion, the Cape will be completely submerged by the sea within several thousand years. Several Category 3 storms have struck Cape Cod since record-keeping began, such as a hurricane inthe New England hurricaneand Hurricane Carol in Just 11 patients have been confirmed to be hospitalized so far, according to Saturday's figures, though 22 other cases are listed as being under investigation.
Cape Cod's aquifer consists of six hydrologically independent lenses from which all the towns on the Cape obtain drinking water except Falmouth, which, indrew The Outer Cape and the beaches in the area have become infamous for their summertime great white shark sightings along with numerous other shark species. About once every 11 or 12 years a hurricane brings damaging winds and storm surges to the region.
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Consequently, the sediment and sand from the beaches is being washed away and deposited elsewhere. When so much of Earth's water was locked up in massive ice sheets, the sea level was lower.
There are seven villages in Barnstable, including Barnstable VillageCentervilleCotuitHyannisMarstons MillsOstervilleand West Barnstableas well as several smaller hamlets that are incorporated into their larger neighbors e. While this destroys land in some places, it creates land elsewhere, most noticeably in marshes where sediment is deposited by flowing water.
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Weather forecast the mass dph today reported 29 more deaths statewide for a total of Kalmus on condition that it not be developed, possibly one of the first instances of open-space preservation in the US. Mn erosion by wave action colored buff in this map brings growth elsewhere by deposition of transported sediment shown in blue. By 6, years ago, the sea level was high enough to start eroding the glacial deposits that the vanished continental ice sheet had left on Cape Cod.
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In the present day, the five outermost towns Provincetown, Truro, Wellfleet, Eastham and Orleans are more commonly and collectively known as the "Outer Cape". As the ice began to melt, the sea began to rise.
In the late twentieth century, as the Cape began drawing more vacationers and artists on retreat, the nautical nomenclature and potential confusion over directions have frm been giving way to the simpler "Outer Cape", although the older terms are still used by some local residents. Patients between the ages of 50 and 59 still have the highest s at 2, and those who are 19 and under still have frok lowest s with patients.
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The entire town of Provincetown, at the extreme tip of the Cape, is a spit consisting largely of deposited marine sediment that was eroded and transported from farther south along the shore.
Additionally, prevailing fair weather winds generally out of Barnstwble southwest have been used as the basis for directional descriptions by European settlers and their descendants in eastern North America. By roughly 15, years ago, it had retreated past southern New England. Geology[ edit ] "East of America, there stands in the open Atlantic the last fragment of an ancient and vanished land.
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You know, the one that served as the setting for the Hollywood hit no? Most of Cape Cod's geological history involves the advance and retreat of the Laurentide Ice Sheet in the late Pleistocene geological era and the subsequent feom in sea level. By about 18, years ago, the ice sheet had retreated past Cape Cod.
When one traveled to the east, one went down the longitudinal scale toward zero at GreenwichEngland. The Outer Cape is the least populated area of Cape Cod, though Provincetown has a city-like atmosphere during the summer season. Using radiocarbon dating techniques, researchers have determined that around 23, years ago, the ice sheet reached its maximum southward advance over North America, and then started to retreat.
Going further, some say Provincetown is Maswachusetts curled hand, Towm fist, with Race Point and Wood End at its knuckles, and Long Point at the fingertips. Those reworked sediments that moved north went to the tip of Cape Cod.
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Because of the influence of the Atlantic Ocean, temperatures are typically a few degrees lower in the summer and a few degrees higher in the winter than the adjacent mainland. By 6, years ago, the sea level was high enough to start eroding the glacial deposits that the vanished continental ice sheet had left on Horny house wifes Miami Florida Cod.
This is due to the maritime influence inhibiting summertime thunderstorm development and maintenance. The next morning he gave the innkeeper two silver coins and said, "Please take care of the form After that, it continued to rise at about 1 metre 3. Provincetown, therefore, despite being the Cape's northernmost town, was the furthest "down" that one could travel.