And, according to The Weather Channel, what we're getting at the end of the week will either be 3-6" of snow around Boston...or 2' (that is two *feet*). It's going to depend on when the cold and wet hit each other, and where.
The European model suggests that we'll be using the "N" and "B" words. We haven't had a foot or so in a storm since January of 2011. We're probably due.
Universal Hub notes that the French Toast Alert is currently at yellow/elevated. Of course, the storm's 4 days off, right now. And although the prognosticators are saying we could have the biggest storm in two years,
OK, granted, "biggest storm in 2 years" isn't saying much, given the size of the storms over the past 2 years, but do we need to remind anybody what this week is the anniversary of?Yeah, that's right. The Blizzard of 78 started 35 years ago today.