If Sandy Becomes 'Frankenstorm,' It Could Be Worst In A Century : NPR | this curious life | Scoop.it
"We're not trying to hype it," National Weather Service meteorologist Paul Kocin tells Bloomberg News.

 

'...........This large wind field will likely drive a storm surge of 3-6 feet on Monday and Tuesday to the right of where the center makes landfall, on the mid-Atlantic or New York coasts. These storm surge heights will be among the highest ever recorded along the affected coasts, and will have the potential to cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage.'