Fortunately, overwash intrusion was variable alongshore. Closer to Ancão Inlet no overwash occurred, whilst on other areas overwash reached more than 20 m.
|Profile close to Ancão Inlet where no overwash occurred.|
On some profiles, overwash intrusion reached the lagoon (during high tide), and therefore the entire barrier island was affected.
|Profile with overwash.|
Overwash occurred even in areas with more dune vegetation.
|Overwash on the barrier front and vegetation on the backbarrier.|