Mid-March Nor’easter

Mid-March Nor’easter

A strong nor’easter brought heavy snow and blustery winds to the Northeast United States.

The storm dropped a widespread 8-12 inches of snow across the northeast and over 30 inches in Massachusetts and New York. New York was placed under a state of emergency on March 13, ahead of the storm.

Southwestern Maine reported upwards of a foot of snow, along with strong winds and coastal flooding.

The system disrupted travel and left over 250,000 without power.

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Contributions by: Dakota Smith

Satellite imagery of this event:

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Nor'easter Swirls, Exits Northeast Coast

Description:

The swirling nor’easter winds down and exits the Northeast coast.


Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor

Sunrise on a Diminishing Nor'easter

Description:

The sun rises on a fading nor’easter.


Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor

Nor'easter Develops Impressive Look off Northeast Coast

Description:

A thirty hour time lapse that shows nor’easter developing an impressive yet classic look along the Northeast coast.


Satellite: GOES-16

Product: Water Vapor (band 9)

Nor'easter Brings Heavy Snow to Northeast

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor

Lightning within Developing Nor'easter Exiting North Carolina Coast

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GLM Group Energy Density Visible (band 2)

The Beginnings of the Upcoming Nor'easter

Satellite: GOES-16

Product: GeoColor