Meteorologist Dr. Ryan Maue of WeatherBell Analytics, has been warning of a massive East coast blizzard possibility heading for the Northeast this weekend. Dr. Maue is still very cautious about the forecast, noting the model uncertainty.
Latest National Weather Service Forecast for DC & Accuweather Forecast for DC:
Below are some of Dr. Maue’s recent tweets.
Potential ‘historic’ snowstorm for DC
Major snowstorm may threaten DC to NYC
USA Today: ‘Blizzard conditions are possible’ – ‘It could be the first storm in 13 years to dump a foot of snow on the entire Northeast megalopolis, Weather.com reported. More than 50 million people could be affected by snowfall heavy enough to disrupt travel by road, rail and air.’
Fox 5 DC: ‘Before you continue reading, take note: there are still many question marks surrounding this potential storm, and it’s too soon to tell exactly how much snow– if any, for sure– we might see locally.’
“FOX 5’s Tucker Barnes shared the European model’s prediction for this system on Monday morning. The model’s run as of about midnight on Sunday indicates the storm could bring possible snow totals across the Washington area of 1-2 feet– not inches.”
Wash Post: History shows a strong El Niño may mean huge snow for DC
Super El Niño Means Less Snow, Warm Weather for Northeast
El Nino not global warming behind East Coast December …
History shows a strong El Niño may mean huge snow for D.C. this winter or almost none
Climate change makes for shorter winters
Climate change makes for harsher winters
Climate change means less snow
Climate change means more snow