If you live at the shore and are looking for a useful tool that can predict whether you should leave your surroundings area due to an impending storm, the University of Rutgers has created an amazing tool to assist you.

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The New Jersey Flood Mapper tool shows the future sea levels based on the area you input.

According to a quote in an article in the Philadelphia Enquirer, the future of New Jersey, based on the Rutgers mapping tool, is "disturbing."

You can see the Rutgers flood mapping tool for yourself by logging on to http://njfloodmapper.org.