Arctic air invasion/lake-effect

By: sullivanweather , 1:32 PM GMT on January 19, 2008

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Current watches, warnings and advisories.


Eastern US current watches/warnings

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Commentary

Short term forecast should be out by 9am. Longer term by 10am.


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Regional Forecast


Low pressure in the south will head out to sea as an arctic front crosses the region today. Lake-effect snow and brutally cold air will following in the arctic fronts' wake, lasting into Martin Luther King Day when high pressure builds south of the area. A weak fast moving disturbance will cross the region on Tuesday bringing light precipitation, mainly in the form of snow. The attending cold front will reenforce the cold air and bring another round of lake-effect snow that will last through Thursday with the aid of a couple minor shortwave disturbances that will drop into the Northeast on a northwesterly flow. Transient high moves through the region on Friday as another trough appraoches for next weekend, bringing chances for rain and snow.

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A southern stream low pressure system will head out to sea via the Carolinas this Saturday, too far south to bring anything more than some high clouds to the region while at the same time a strong arctic front will be approaching from the west. Winds ahead of this front are shifting to the southwest, lifting lake-effect bands into the Niagra Frontier and into the St.Lawrence Valley of northern New York. As this front crosses through the region winds will quickly shift from the west and become quite gusty. Some snow showers or squalls may accompany this front as it moves through the region which could drop a fast inch of snow. Moisture is lacking ahead of the front but dynamics are impressive and should be able to overcome this lack of moisture. After the frontal passage lake-effect bands will become west-east oriented and quite intense, especially off Lake Ontario where snow rates with these bands could approach 2-3" an hour by evening. Elsewhere over the Northeast skies should be partly cloudy before the frontal passage with temperatures close to, or slightly above seasonal norms. Highs will reach the mid to upper 30's along the coasal plain with mid to upper 20's over the interior, except for the higher terrain where highs around 20°F should do. Over western sections where the front should pass by before noon temperatures should begin to fall during the afternoon hours.


The arctic front will push offshore tongiht with strong cold air advection behind it and rapidly falling temperatures. Lake-effect snows will continue with the Tug Hill Plateau region of New York expected to pick up well over a foot of snow tonight. In western New York southern Erie, Wyoming, Allegany Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties as well as the western Pennsylvania countries of Erie, Crawford and Warren could see accumulations of up to a foot of snow. Just outside of these areas could see accumulations of 3-6 inches, including the western Adirondacks. Elsewhere there could be some scattered snow showers away from the lakes but low level dry air should act to dry up much of the activity away from the lakes. This should lead to partly cloud to mostly clear skies for much of the rest of the Northeast. Temperatures will drop into the single digits across the interior with lows below zero over the higher terrain. Along the coastal plain temperatures will drop into the teens and 20's. With gusty west winds behind the front wind chills should drop well below zero inland and approach zero along the coastal plain.

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Strong cold advection continues into Sunday as 850mb temperatures bottom out from -21°C to -30°C from south to north. Lake-effect snows will continue on a westerly flow in the snow belts with favored areas picking up an additional 6-12 inches of wind blown snow. A weak short wave passing overhead Sunday afternoon might provide enough additional lift to carry a few snowbands further from the lakes. Otherwise expect a bitterly cold and blustery day for all of the region with temperatures struggling to crack 10°F over the interior with upper teens to low 20's along the coastal plain. Would not be surprised if some of the higher elevations of the Adirondacks and Green and Whites did not rise above zero. Wind chills will be another factor with many areas remaining below zero in the wind chill department and areas along the coastal plain staying in the single digits. Winds will continue to blow out of the west at 10-20 mph with higher gusts for much of the day before diminishing across southern areas during the late afternoon as high pressure begins to build in.

1040mb high pressure will move by south of the Mason-Dixon line Sunday night with a cold westerly flow of air continuing. Winds will diminish some, allowing for better radiational cooling conditions across the southern areas where lows will fall into the low teens and single digits. Areas along the coastal plain will not fare much better with temperatures in the teens during the overnight. However, across the interior temperatures will bottom out in the low single digits to as much as 20 degrees below zero the further north one heads towards northern Maine. With winds still an issue across the north some extremely low wind chill values exceeding 30 degrees below zero are possible, so it will be dangerously cold outside. Now would be a good time to assemble a survival kit if anyone has plans on traveling Sunday night across the Northeast. Downwind of the Great Lakes the lake-effect machine will be ongoing, but winding down as inversions lower and very dry air moves overhead. Despite all this some significant accumulations of up to 6 inches are still possible given the extremely low water content of the snow that will be falling.

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1040mb+ high pressure crests south of the region on Monday with lake-effect snow showers ongoing over the snow belts, but weakening further. Much of the rest of the region will spend the forst half of the day mostly clear with high clouds moving into the western half of the region by afternoon. Eastern sections will remain mostly clear with very cold conditions area-wide. Temperatures will remain 10-15 degrees below normal for what is the, climatologically, the coldest time of the year.


Rest of forecast remains unchanged...

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With high pressure moving offshore Monday night and Tuesday, broad southwesterly flow will ensue bringing a moderating trend. A wave of low pressure will move through the eastern Great Lakes bringing a warm front and associated isentropic lift through the region, setting off some scattered snow showers. The highest concentration of these snow showers will be across northern areas of New York and New England where a light accumulation of snow is possible. To the south amounts should be held under an inch as moisture will be lacking and best lift moves north of this area. Temperatures will approach normal readings for late January with 20's across the north and readings near freezing south.


After passage of the trough temperatures will drop to slightly below normal readings once again Wednesday, as 850mb temperatures drop from -16°C to -22°C from south to north. The lake-effect machine will fire up once again with light accumulations over the snow belts. This event won't be nearly as long lasting as the current lake-effect event that's ongoing over the eastern lakes. The rest of the Northeast will be mostly clear skies.

Clouds increase from the west once again Wednesday night as a clipper low dropping into the Northern Plains will move into the Great Lakes region. Backing flow will lift any residual lake bands north into the Niagara Frontier and north of the Tug Hill Plateau region during the evening hours before they, too, gradually taper. Some light synoptic snow showers will spread into western sections by midnight and spread eastward, reaching the coast by daybreak. Lows will run several degrees below normal with cold airmass in place.

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Clipper low heads offshore during the day on Thursday. Before doing so this low has a slight potential to tap into some Atlantic moisture and bring a light 1-3" snowfall to much of New England before heading out to sea. Lake-effect will start up again as this low pressure wraps another fairly significant cold airmass in behind it on a northwest flow. High temperatures on Thursday will once again drop to nearly 10 degrees below seasonal averages area-wide.

High pressure will build in from the west on Friday and Saturday, providing the region with mainly fair skies and light winds. A moderating trend will take hold once again with temperatures returning to near normal levels by the first half of the weekend.

As high pressure moves offshore Saturday night, return flow around this high will start to advect some moisture into the area. Clouds will increase and overnight lows should remain above normal for the first time in a week.

By Sunday a disturbance in the southern branch could begin to spread precipitation into the region. With the cold airmass gone precipitation type will be an issue. For now will go with snow north and a mix or rain to the south. The low pressure is progged to track south of the region so that should limit how far north the transition zone gets with this system. With a week to watch this one there will be time for adjustments, but at this time it appears this storm could be the most significant precipitation event of the month of January.


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Radar: Northeast Region Loop

NE radar

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Current Northeast Snowcover

Northeast Snowcover


MODIS Rapid Response satellite photo of Northeast snow cover (12/06/2007)


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Local SST's

Northeast SST's


Current SST's off the Northeast Coast.

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Great Lakes SST's 12/07/2007

Great Lakes SST's as of 01/13/2008.

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Fillipini's Pond conditions (Lake across street)

11/6: 42°F
11/9: 37°F
11/11: 33°F - 1st morning with grease ice on lake.
11/17: 33°F
11/22: 34°F
11/24: 32°F - patchy ice on lake this morning
11/25: 32°F - lake iced over completely, melting along the shores during the afternoon.
12/1: Patchy ice has been on the lake all week. Lake should freeeze over completely tonight.
12/3: Lake is frozen over and covered with snow. Thickness measurements starting soon.

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January Daily Weather Statistics

Date___________Hi/Lo____Precip___Sun___Snow____(Snowdepth)

January 1st - 36°F/18°F....0.26"....20%..3.4"...(10")
January 2nd - 28°F/5°F.....0.01"....75%..0.1"...(13")
January 3rd - 10°F/-5°F....Trace...100%..Trace..(13")
January 4th - 25°F/-3°F....0.00"....30%..0.0"...(13")
January 5th - 36°F/9°F.....0.08"....20%..0.1"...(12")
January 6th - 43°F/29°F....0.02"....0%...0.0"...(11")
January 7th - 56°F/36°F....0.00"....50%..0.0"...(9")
January 8th - 59°F/36°F....0.00"....35%..0.0"...(5")
January 9th - 54°F/35°F....0.34"....40%..0.0"...(2")
January 10th - 39°F/28°F....0.04"....80%..0.0"...(1")
January 11th - 43°F/32°F....0.31"....20%..0.0"...(1")
January 12th - 38°F/27°F....0.00"....20%..0.0"...(1")
January 13th - 36°F/23°F....0.23"....15%..2.7"...(1")
January 14th - 31°F/27°F....0.08"....0%...0.9"...(3")
January 15th - 28°F/19°F....0.04"....10%..0.4"...(3")
January 16th - 29°F/13°F....Trace....55%..Trace..(3")
January 17th - 26°F/9°F.....0.17"....0%...1.6"...(3")
January 18th - 37°F/23°F....0.06"....70%..0.2"...(4")
January 19th - 33°F/18°F....Trace....10%..Trace..(3")



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71. MDFirefighter
2:59 PM GMT on January 21, 2008
lol ok. Thanks!!
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70. sullivanweather
2:59 PM GMT on January 21, 2008
Good morning, MDF!

I'll be posting a new blog within the next hour or so. Just woke up...lol

Got a late start today.
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69. MDFirefighter
2:21 PM GMT on January 21, 2008
Morning Sully. What are your thoughts on the Tuesday system?
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68. cchamp6
1:48 PM GMT on January 21, 2008
I just checked the Mt. Washington conditions. -22, with a wind chill of -60!! Reminds me of my days in Alaska.
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67. cchamp6
1:46 PM GMT on January 21, 2008
Its gonna be a great superbowl. Hopefully we can get some real cold down there in the desert. We dont want these guys getting spoiled. Sully, whats your long range outlook for the game (weather wise). Henry, says its going to get stormy starting next weekend. What are your thoughts on the long range? This week it looks like a couple of nuisance light events and more cold I guess. We gotta get this lake going soon, so we dont have theses problems next year!
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66. sabesin2001
6:43 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
OT: any chance of accumulating snow in boston on tuesday?
65. NumberWise
4:20 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Well, I don't know much about all this football talk, but... It was cold and breezy here much of the day, but the forecasts have been moderating steadily. We were supposed to be well below 0F tonight, but now the forecast is for 3F for a low. The wind chills were below zero much of the day.

Although the radar doesn't show much of it, we are getting some of that lake effect snow. This can be a problem here, for often we get continuous light snows - not enough to shovel, but the snow accumulates and creates areas of ice and packed snow.

And now back to football.....
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64. dean2007
4:12 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
PATS and GIANTS rematch, Pats go for 19-0. What a match that will be, but sullivan Tom Brady is going to have a better game, and even if he wasn't on his game our defense picked him up and gave up no touchdowns, plus Lawerence Maroney got the job done as well as kevin Faulk, two guys you don't here much off, but you did today, good luck in the Superbowl, I will be rooting against your team, the perfect season is on the line. GO PATRIOTS!
63. Fshhead
4:09 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
PEACE!!!!
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62. sullivanweather
4:06 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
haha

It's almost funny to me now that I found that place like some 10 years ago and now it's making all these headlines and Masters is writing blogs about it.

Yo, I'm gonna take off. Have to pick Kate up from work and head home.

I'll talk to you later, bro!
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61. Fshhead
4:03 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Ohhh & a big reason I think the packers lost that game is also at the beginning of the game they said the packers had practiced ALL week indoors & the Giants had practiced outdoors lmao BAD MOVE!!
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60. Fshhead
4:00 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Funny at the beginning of the game you saw where they compared Green Bay's temps to the North Pole & Moscow?? Guess they kinda left out the now famous Ojmjakon lmao
Man frigid conditions though for sure. I was really suprised Manning was able to throw so well
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59. sullivanweather
3:55 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Yeah, they gave them a run for their money a few weeks ago.

The Giants are really hot right now and the Pats were really lucky to win that game today with Brady throwing 3 picks. I think their chances are good.

It's definitely going to be a GREAT superbowl this year.
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58. sullivanweather
3:53 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
I really wish that it didnt have to be the Packers. I like them and I really like Farve.

Itwould have been nice if the Cowboys beat the packers and the Giants beat the boys in the championship game. Oh well. They made it and that's all that matter.

Now if they can go and beat the Pats, that would be something else.

I don't think anyone gave them a chance this year, against the Bucs, the Cowboys, nor the Packers.

I think Terry picked the Giants for this game, but the other 2 games none of them picked the Giants.
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57. Fshhead
3:52 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Hmmmm... Pats better do a better job of containing Burress that the packers did lol
Man it's going to be a great super bowl. Remember the Giants came real close at stopping that undefeated streak of the pats!
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56. weatherguy03
3:51 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
That was the Coughlin Conservative play calling that came out, I saw that alot in Jacksonville! He kills me sometimes! Oh well. Hey Newtown, Whats up with the pic??..LOL Anyway, have a good night Sully and stay warm!
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55. Fshhead
3:49 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Yea bro congrats to your team!! Real good game for sure!! Like I said I KNEW Tynes was going to make it lmao
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54. sullivanweather
3:49 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Bob,

Oh man!! I was getting so fustrated when they started playing all conservative in the 4th, I had one of those sick feelings like they were going to blow it by playing that way. Luckily for them, it payed off.

But I tell you what...if they start playing like that 2 weeks from now against the Pats, they won't fare as well as they did tonight.
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53. Fshhead
3:47 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Speakin of Coughlin, Man lucky he did not get frost bite lmao His cheeks looked like tomatoes..
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52. sullivanweather
3:46 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Hey Fish!!

LOL

I told my dad last week before the cowboys game, Third time's a charm.

When the kicker went for that third field goal I told him, third time's a charm. LOL
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51. weatherguy03
3:45 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
I wanted them to go for the TD!! I was telling Coughlin to throw the ball!!
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50. Fshhead
3:43 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
I knew that kicker was going to nail that one after missing the other 2 lmao!!!
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49. NewtownPennsylvania
3:43 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Observation for Doylestown, PA (KDYL) as of 9:54pm EST
Temperature 15 °F -9 °C

It's quite cool here. But too dry.

Wish there was a large lake nearby. :)
48. weatherguy03
3:42 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
LOL. Sounds like a true NY fan!! My wife still doesn't get me!! She is from Boston!..LOL
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47. Fshhead
3:42 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Hey Sully,
Awesome game man!!!! Ohhh how I hope your Giants knock out the patriots lol
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46. sullivanweather
3:41 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
This was a high drama game, let me tell you...lol


There was definitely a few times I thought my Dad was going to punch a hole in the wall hahaha
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45. weatherguy03
3:40 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
LOL. I grew up right next to Giants Stadium, I used to ride my bike to Nets games as a kid..LOL Funny thing is I grew up loving the Houston Oilers, but always root for the Giants as well. Then been here in North Florida for so long and grew to love the Jags. My brother is a huge Giants fan, he is in heaven right now.
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44. sullivanweather
3:31 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
I agree.

Man, if the Pats finish the season perfect that will be something else.

It would be nice to see the G-men prevent them from doing that. My parents are BIG Giants fans. I personally like Buffalo. But I guess it would be wrong of me to not root for the team my parents love...lol
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43. weatherguy03
3:29 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Well, there aint nothin I like more then seeing any Boston team go down, so if the Giants win and ruin the Pats season I will be in heaven!!..LOL
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42. weatherguy03
3:27 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
Thats true! Poor Knicks. I don't watch NBA though. Well its gonna be an interesting SB. Now we wait for two weeks!!:(
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41. sullivanweather
3:25 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
LOL!!!

Not if you're the Knicks! haha

I think the Knicks lost by like 50 points the last time they played the Celtics...lol
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40. weatherguy03
3:22 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
YEAH SULLY!!! WOOHOO!!! I love it!! Down with the PATS!! Doesn't NY almost always beat Boston!!:)
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39. sullivanweather
3:20 AM GMT on January 21, 2008
WE'RE GOING TO THE SUPERBOWL!!!!!!!!
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38. kdubbz
7:02 PM GMT on January 20, 2008
hey all, checkin in seeing how the weather is. Nothing but cold! We need this cold to freeze over all the muck holes in the trails and swamps in the fields, and then we need a foot of snow to dump on it. Not likely to happen but I hope we get atleast 6 inches before the end of January. This is kyle from albany, later.
37. lawntonlookers
2:55 PM GMT on January 20, 2008
Good morning everyone

Just checking on what is gong on. Lake effect snow pretty strone in Oswego, NY. Winds must be out of the WNW and blowing straight across Lake Ontario. This usually doesn't cause as much snow along Lake Erie.

Interesting comment Listner about Lake Champlain, but I don't think you are correct.

Everyone stay warm and have a good day. It will be interesting in Green Bay

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36. cchamp6
1:46 PM GMT on January 20, 2008
Listener just gave me some very useful informatin towards building our " Lake Effect Snow Making, Lake". By the way I think that is what well call it. So were gonna dig it really deep, so the warmth last longer. Which in turn we will be able to make higher hills on the downwind side. The last item I thought of would be to make motorized turbines to keep the water circulating so the lake cant freeze. The great part of this truly magnificent plan, is that we have all the water we need in the Hudson River to fill it. Now I gotta go find Dodd and Lieberman.
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35. sullivanweather
6:31 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Listener,

I do believe that the Wasatch Range in Utah has a similar set-up as well with the Great Salt Lake to their west. Lake-effect snows are common there as well.
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34. listenerVT
6:17 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Hey Sully,
You made me curious, so I went out and checked.
Wind is from the NNW, but the gusts we're getting are indeed now from the West.
We're up to 3 1/2 inches of snow now
and it's still coming down. Sweet!!
Temp on the back porch, out of the wind, reads 20.
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33. listenerVT
6:10 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
weatherboykris ~

Lake Champlain may not look as large as the official Great Lakes, but it is deeper than the Great Lakes and has more water than Lake Erie!

Being in Jericho (the hometown of Wilson A. "Snowflake" Bentley, who developed the field of microphotography and discovered that no two snowflakes are just alike) we are halfway between Lake Champlain and the highest peak in Vermont, Mount Mansfield.
This means that moisture gets picked up as a storm system passes over the Lake,
and it gets dumped out as the system hits into the mountains.
Thus we get perfect snow crystals! Gorgeous!
There is just one other place in the world that has this combination, and that's in northern Japan.
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32. sullivanweather
6:03 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Steve has an utter lack of class.

As much as I detest trying to debate him (cause it is hardly a debate at all; more like him calling everyone that doesn't agree with him a denialist) it does have its moments.

He's worse than the trolls during hurricane seasons cause unlike them, he actually means what he says, whereas a troll is just goofing off.
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31. weatherboykris
5:41 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
LOL...check steve on the GW blog.
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30. sullivanweather
5:40 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
WBK,

Vermont can get lake-effect from two ways.

1. SW/WSW wind flow which brings the lake band just north of the Adirondacks (usually with a west flow the Adirondacks orographically lift most of the moisture out of the band and downsloping drys it out furhter, although with very strong events even a west wind can make the band survive the trip).

2. Northerly winds crossing Lake Champlain.

What Listener saw earlier today was the prior (if memory serves me right she's in NW Vermont)

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29. PhillyBurbsTrevosePa
5:22 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Langhorne PA Current Conditions:

32F, Cloudy


Wow, the most unbelievable dry pocket has been parked overtop of this area all night without a single flurry! Check out the radar lol. We are officially cursed this season...
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28. weatherboykris
4:52 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Lake effect in VT?
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27. sullivanweather
4:46 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Your snow earlier was most likely some lake-effect.
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26. sullivanweather
4:45 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Listener,

The virga is 'falling' over Jersey, SE NY and southern New England.

You're probably getting some snowfall from the arctic front.

Keep an eye on your wind direction, dewpoint and temperature over the next couple of hours. Dewpoint and temperature should drop quickly and you should get some gusty west winds.
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25. listenerVT
4:42 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Am I correct that actual virga evaporates before it hits the ground?
It's snowing here again and we almost have another dusting,
so perhaps we'll wake up to a full 3 inches! :~)
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24. listenerVT
3:38 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
It's mainly a bunch of virga...


Yeah, but it was very pretty virga tonight.

We came out of the supermarket and a few flakes were falling,
got on the road and as we went through the village of Williston
we had a bit of a snowstorm.
Then, as we left town the snow stopped.
By the time we were going through Jericho Center a short time later,
we had a brief blizzard going on!
I felt terribly nostalgic for a good storm
but we only got a solid dusting.
Now we're up to 2 1/2 inches of new snow,
and a total of 2 3/4 inches on the ground.
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23. kdubbz
2:26 AM GMT on January 20, 2008
Thats good to hear about the moisture working its way back up the to the northeast. We have no snow anymore and we cant snowmobile, so pray for snow for NYs capital!
22. sullivanweather
9:53 PM GMT on January 19, 2008
No prob, jersey!

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21. jerseyflake
9:48 PM GMT on January 19, 2008
thanks Sulli....i'm kinda new at this

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