Originally Posted by CookieMonsta
One thing to also point out is the temp near nyc of the water is 41 and is 5 degree above the mean.That suggests the thermal contrast along a constant pressure surface already 40 degrees over 300 miles...will get extra gulf stream heat content from the water.That is capable of explosive cyclogensis of a low and crazy thunder snow.In 2006 the 26 inch system has 3 - 7 inch hr rates and quickly produced insane snow.Just some of the power of this.
Interesting stuff.... Here is a image of the gulf stream from earlier today before the clouds got too thick. Warm water is far north.... Fuel for the storm engine...