Hurricane Irene took Vermont by surprise in August 2011; after missing its original target of New York City and the surrounding area, Irene's heavy rainfall and winds sped to Vermont and buried New England's only land-locked state in water. The aftermath of Hurricane Irene went beyond destroyed roads, isolated towns, and lost power as hundreds of people lost their homes, businesses, and livelihood in the flooding.

This series tells the story of the Gervais', a family from Wardsboro, Vermont who lost their home in a fifteen minute flash-flood. This series is ongoing as the Gervais' continue to build themselves back to a place of normalcy.

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