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Wildwood Fire Department - 4400 New Jersey Avenue - Wildwood, New Jersey 08260

Flooding after Thunderstorms,
Heavy Rain
August 25, 2012

On Saturday August 25 Cape May County was hit with severe thunderstorms.  Wildwood was hit particulary hard from this storm.  The island received over 6 inches of rain in just a few hours.  C platoon responded to multiple incidents during the storm including several rescues of stranded motorists in flood waters.  Due to the high volume of calls there was a recall of off-duty firefighters to help staff additional units.  The storms carried into the early morning hours of August 26th before coming to an end.
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