Planning a trip up to northern Florida or the east coast of the US? Wait a few days. Have you ever heard of a bomb cyclone?” That’s what happening today and for the next few days as a “bombogenisis” is firing up. The full explanation is here, but it’s that pressure drop that we associate with hurricanes that’s going to cause the problems – with the force of a category three hurricane. That moves through and behind that comes a polar vortex. Now that’s a term we’ve heard before.