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Sunday, October 21 - Weather Talk



A daily summary of social media discussions about the weather

This is the coldest morning so far this season across Alabama.... some temperatures just before sunrise... pic.twitter.com/9VjC3JKs9G

— James Spann (@spann) October 21, 2018

Overnight modeling in general agreement on a major storm system to affect the Southeast/Mid-Atlantic/Northeast next weekend early following week. Could bring decent rains, wind/erosion on coast, snow into interior Northeast, esp central New York into New England. 00z ECMWF shown pic.twitter.com/vslt7H5RDe

— Allan Huffman (@RaleighWx) October 21, 2018

A winter-like synoptic setup next weekend with departing Canadian high and coastal storm. Impressive gradient + cold air damming potential.

Lots of time to monitor, but impactful weather is possible □ pic.twitter.com/4BUXPUVZaT

— Ben Noll (@BenNollWeather) October 21, 2018

Saturday's Serious Surf. Lake Michigan is rocking along the Chicago Shoreline. #weather #news #ilwx #chicago pic.twitter.com/oytJzziMzh

— Barry Butler (@barrybutler9) October 20, 2018

As for the long range storm(s) and modeling...they're going to keep moving around the 2ndary MIDATL->NEAST portion of events. Split flow is a bear for guidance to resolve. Southern low obviously comes along though.
10/20 PM Blog:https://t.co/kPUrpkPJGM
. pic.twitter.com/PKlvYnV58Q

— crankyweatherguy (@crankywxguy) October 21, 2018

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