What You Need to Survive Blizzard 2016, From Boxed Wine to Wi-Fi
Meteorologists predict at least two feet of snow will cover cities across the Atlantic coast this weekend, and utility companies are getting ready for widespread outages. Some may lose power, Internet, and mobile service. It may get dangerous out there. At the very least, it may get boring.
If you do decide brave the storm and venture outside, you’ll probably have to dig your way out the front door. Expect parking spaces painstakingly carved from walls of snow protected with garbage bins and lawn furniture, exhausted TV meteorologists describing what you can see out your window, and kids with fingers crossed hoping the snow will mean no school on Monday.
Unless you have to, it’s probably best to just stay off the roads, stay safe, and stay inside. Here’s some gear we recommend to prepare for the weekend. Snow be damned.