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Upcoming blizzard will be a "bomb cyclone" if central pressure drops 24 hPa / 24 hours ... even w/o latitude adjustment, FV3-GFS forecasts 28 hPa/24 hrs. Plenty enough for rapid cyclogenesis.

This process is infrequent over land -- historical example is the Cleveland Superbomb
The Cleveland Superbomb or the "Great Blizzard of 1978" was an epic storm with minimum pressure of 955 mb
Snowfall on the backside in Michigan crippled the state -- especially along Lake Michigan shoreline from Traverse City to Muskegon.
The 1993 Superstorm or "Storm of the Century" formed in mid-March ... and reached a central pressure of 960 mb over NYC

It was massive.
A huge storm in October 2010 reached a central pressure of 955 mb over Minnesota. The previous examples in this thread are "over-land" bomb cyclones that are infrequent in the historical record -- with extreme impacts.
Typical "bomb cyclones" use the moisture & heat from the ocean surface to rapidly intensify e.g. last winter January 4, 2018 -- when Nor'easters were a thing.
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