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Snow on a bench
flickr user, Kevin Burkett
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Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow

Seriously though, you ready for some serious snow? I was just chatting with a buddy yesterday about the white stuff. Our general consensus?  Why haven't we seen a snow storm that drops 2 inches an hour, like back in the old days? You know what I'm saying right? Like, the kind of snow plows can't keep up on? That's what I long for when it comes to winter and snow. Let's roll out the prediction.

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Hey Weather Channel: Stop Naming Winter Storms – It’s Stupid

 

Using the word stupid isn't always polite and should be reserved for special occasions  and The Weather Channel trying to name winter storms is a perfect example of when to use the word stupid. 

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Snow covered road
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Will Winter Storm Nemo Find His Way To The Albany Area?

Insert Finding Nemo jokes (here). All kidding aside, two snow storms could come-a- barreling on in Friday morning, which could net us up to a foot and a half of snow. That, of course, depends on who you're getting your weather info from.

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Australian Town Gets Covered In Nine Feet Of Sea Foam [VIDEO]

Imagine being in a bathtub that's filled solely with fluffy, soapy bubbles. Now increase the size of the tub by about 1000% and maybe you have an idea of what went down in Maroochydore, Australia earlier today when sea foam covered the town. Watch the video below. 

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Broken Glass
akeg, flickr user
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Homeless Man Breaks Windows To Stay Warm

With temps barely reaching 20 degrees over the last few days, which will likely carry into the weekend, we can all agree that it's- burr chilly cold chilly burr cold burr- out there, no?  For me, I appreciate the fact that I have a few blankets and a warm place to rest my head. For others, staying warm means committing a crime. 

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Man stands in cold wearing tshirt
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Cold Weather Headed To The Albany Area

With temps only reaching into the teens for the rest of the week, it's essential that one bundles up, right? Hat, gloves and multiple layers will assure warmth as a blast of 'winter' hits the Albany area. BTW, while we're used to 'cold' temps, how long has it been since we've seen the frigid temps we're about to see? It's been awhile right? Imagine being stuck outside in it? Burrrrr.....

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Sandy 10/29 - 11PM
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The Latest Update on Sandy for the Albany Area

We're going to keep you updated every time there is a change in information or new information about Sandy as she approaches the Albany area. Please keep checking back and refreshing the page to display the latest information. 

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Twin Bridges
Flickr/Alex-6-01
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Bridge Closing Information During Sandy

Gov Cuomo has just announced that the Tappan Zee Bridge near New York City will close at 4PM today (10/29) due to the high winds associated with Sandy. If you're wondering about any possible bridge closings in the Albany area, New York State has a twitter account setup that will display information about bridges across the state. If you don't have Twitter, you can follow along here:

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rainstorms umbrella
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Sandy to Bring More Wind Than Irene + Less Water

 

For Albany area residents there is a touch of a silver lining with Sandy as the National Weather Service in Albany has stated that we should see more wind rather than rain when Sandy hits late Monday  and early Tuesday. Irene dumped around six inches of rain on the area but Sandy is expected to only bring between one and two inches. 

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red cross comfort kit
Phil Roeder, flickr
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List of Albany Area + Capital Region Shelters for Sandy

With Sandy headed toward the Albany area, the Red Cross will be opening eleven shelters throughout the Albany area starting Monday, October 29, 2012. We have the list of shelters that has been announced thus far and some instructions for those seeking shelter. 

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Sandy from Space
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Track Hurricane Sandy in Real Time

Wondering where Sandy is? For some folks they only need to look out the window to find her. If you're looking for some maps and up to the minute information, we have several resources for you to find that information. 

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hurricane emergency kit
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How to Prepare for Hurricane Sandy

As we well know from Irene, a hurricane (or it’s remnants) can be a very damaging and dangerous weather situation. We’ve been through this recently and as a community learned plenty of lessons. Here are some tips for being prepared for Sandy as she approaches the Albany area. 

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