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January 7 Nor'easter with photos
« on: January 07, 2022, 1123 UTC »
Well, this has turned out a bit more significant than anticipated.  I sit in a zone that was predicted to see snow accumulation of 3-5 inches by noon today.  As of 6am today, (1100 utc) we totaled 9 inches with more to come.  The past two hours have recorded snowfall rates of two inches an hour per radio reports. We have had a total of two inches of snow for the fall/winter season to date.  The Weather Channel indicated a bombogenesis situation has developed, now that's a name searching for a pirate radio station.  I have not seen the path of the storm but in interior southern New England,  we often get the worst of a Nor'easter when it tracts through 40N, 70W.

Yard shots from this morning, there is a drive way in the front yard shot between the maple and oak on left. I'm guessing deer/predator tracks visible in backyard shot.  https://imgur.com/a/IzDSUcK

update
1210 utc 10 inches
1415 utc 10.5 inches, final total
« Last Edit: January 07, 2022, 1534 UTC by Ct Yankee »
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Re: January 7 Nor'easter
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2022, 1335 UTC »
About 4 inches in Ledyard, Southeast CT and tapering off now.
Our daughter in Chaplin got well over a foot. Extremely varied amounts across the state.
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Re: January 7 Nor'easter
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2022, 1420 UTC »
Six NOAA predicted inches here where Rt 84 meets the CT/MA border
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Re: January 7 Nor'easter with photos
« Reply #3 on: January 07, 2022, 2007 UTC »
We got the three NWS predicted inches of snow, plus another three unpredicted inches, here on the Mason Dixon Line.
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Re: January 7 Nor'easter with photos
« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2022, 2244 UTC »
My location is north of Buffalo N.Y by 13 miles and we received a dusting of snow on Jan.7, but the city of Buffalo has set a new record for snowfall.
The amount of snow that fell on Thursday was measured at 17.8 inches, according to the National Weather Service. That shatters the previous record for Jan. 6 of 7.3 inches that stood since 1974. The amount was 3 inches short of the all time record of 20 inches. Typical lake effect snowfall since Lake Erie is wide open.
« Last Edit: January 08, 2022, 2248 UTC by Traveling Wave »
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