Hurricane Sandy (The Perfect Storm, Frankenstorm, Monster Storm,
This website link http://weather.aol.com/2012/10/25/rare-hybrid-storm-predicted-to-slam-northeast/?ncid=webmail1 is where you can see forecasters are calling hurricane Sandy "Frankenstorm," a monster combination of high wind, heavy rain, extreme tides and maybe snow that could cause havoc along the East Coast just before Halloween next week.
On the NY Times website http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/26/us/early-worries-that-hurricane-sandy-may-be-a-perfect-storm.html?_r=0 you can see this statement. “It really could be an extremely significant, historic storm,” said Brian McNoldy, a senior research associate at the University of Miami, explaining that conditions are similar to those that created the famous “perfect storm” of 1991.
At The Christian Science Monitor website http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2012/1024/Halloween-scare-Hurricane-Sandy-shows-similarities-to-perfect-storm.-video you can read this statement. “The weather system could have some similarities to the perfect storm,” says Paul Walker, senior meteorologist at AccuWeather.com in State College, Pa. “I’m not quite sure if it will be that bad.
Hurricane Sandy has been called different names such as, The Perfect Storm, Frankenstorm, Monster Storm, and Super Storm and for the northeastern shoreline of the United States and those who encounter Hurricane Sandy this could be a storm talked about for years to come.
Click on the website links below to view other sources about hurricane Sandy.