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Powerful Nor'easter To Deliver Impacts To The East Coast

A powerful Nor'easter is expected to develop off the Mid-Atlantic coastline on Friday before impacting eastern parts of the Northeast and New England this weekend. Numerous hazards are likely from heavy snow, with significant accumulations across eastern Long Island/New England, to gusty winds and coastal issues. In fact, the combination of the snow and winds may result in blizzard conditions. Read More >

Station     PAFC     Elevation  144 FT
Thu Jan 27 14:20:02 UTC 2022

Morning Vent Factor:

Temperature           21 Deg F
Mixing Depth MSL      362.1 m
Mixing Depth AGL      318.9 m
Transport Wind        7.72 m/s
Vent Factor           2453

Forecast for Afternoon Vent Factor:

Temperature           26 Deg F
Mixing Depth MSL      543.3 m
Mixing Depth AGL      500.1 m
Transport Wind        7.72 m/s
Vent Factor           3858

 Vent Factor is considered a measure of the volume rate of horizontal transport of air within the mixing layer, per unit distance, normal to the wind. Units are measured in square meters per second or knot-feet.