A look at Long Beach Island, New Jersey

Weather

Long Beach Island Weather

The weather on the island can change quickly. It is a barrier island that is only slightly above sea level. This can easily lead to flooding from tides an rain.

Nor’easters and hurricanes can be life threatening. The Nor’easter of March 1962 caused widespread loss of life and property.

Our Long Beach Island webcams page links to various traffic, location, weather and surf cameras on the island. In addition we have links to tide charts. Remember to apply the appropriate corrections for your location.

Little Egg Harbor – Bay frozen – Jan 1 2018

This is something that you don’t see very often, a frozen bay.  The cold temperatures of December 2017 and January 2018 led to the bay freezing. Back in the 1970’s the bay froze enough so that some people were actually driving on the ice…. until they found the spots that weren’t frozen as hard as they thought.

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