Yes, today would be when you need to go out and Buy All the Things, because you're not going to get much of a chance after midnight, and not just because most stores are closed then anyway. Yes, it's Red Alert for the third time in two weeks.
Old Man Winter is getting ready to smack us with another roundhouse blow, as the gathering storm begins to barrel up the East Coast, aided, of course, by Mother Nature's fury. Trees will crash to the ground, power will go out and your back and arms will plead for mercy as you shovel more of the white stuff.
Records could be set as local TV stations see how many reporters and weather people they can cram onto a single screen
The sole consolation is that this time, at least, the worst of the storm isn't lining up with astronomically high tides, so we shouldn't see the sort of flooding we saw in the earlier storms this year.