i'm giddy, like a child - i love this stuff. you guys up north are used to it, but here in coastal nc, this a rare event, if it meets expectations. a snow day (or two!) would be fricking awesome:
Local Weather Alert Winter Storm Warning for Coastal New Hanover, NC From 5:00 AM EST, Tue., Jan 28, 2014 until 6:00 PM EST, Wed., Jan 29, 2014 Other affected areas: Bladen, NC; Columbus, NC; Inland Pender, NC; Coastal Pender, NC; Inland New Hanover, NC; Coastal New Hanover, NC; Inland Brunswick, NC; Coastal Brunswick, NC; Florence, SC; Marion, SC; Williamsburg, SC; Inland Horry, SC; Coastal Horry, SC; Inland Georgetown, SC; Coastal Georgetown, SC<br />Issued by The National Weather Service Wilmington, NC January 7, 2014, 10:33 PM EST. WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM EST WEDNESDAY...THIS APPEARS TO BE AN HISTORIC EVENT UNFOLDING.