Storm surge hits a small tree as winds from Hurricane Sandy reach Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Conn., Monday, Oct. 29. Water from Long Island Sound spilled into roadways and towns along the Connecticut shoreline Monday, the first signs of flooding from the storm.
Receding floodwater reveal a fleet of yellow cabs in Hoboken, New Jersey on Wednesday, Oct. 31. Known as the Mile Square City, the low-lying neighborhoods suffered deep flooding resulting from the storm surge associated with Sandy.
A 168-foot water tanker, the John B. Caddell, sits on the shore Tuesday morning, Oct. 30. It ran aground on Front Street in the Stapleton neighborhood of New York's Staten Island as a result of superstorm Sandy.
Brian Hajeski, 41, of Brick, N.J., reacts after looking at debris of a home that washed up on to the Mantoloking Bridge the morning after superstorm Sandy rolled through, Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Mantoloking, N.J.
Glenn Heartley pulls on a rope attached to his car in Chincoteague, Va., Tuesday, Oct. 30. Heartley and his wife were swept off the road and into the shallow creek during superstorm Sandy's arrival Monday.