ALEXANDRIA, Va. —ALEXANDRIA, Va. — I added this after the fact for posterity. It snowed 2¼ inches and I measured on my patio because it was dry when the storm started — the yard still had leftover snow from the Fat Presidents Storm.
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ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The biggest snowfall of the 2014-2015 winter to date began on Presidents Day and is ending on Fat Tuesday, thus it’s the Fat President Storm. The total here is 6¾ inches. That’s beautiful white powder too; Charles De Marr would be awed by the street value. I strongly considered driving to Massanutten
We’ve had several Presidents Day storms (WJLA) over the years – especially 1979 (and last year we had the Pitchers & Catchers Day Storm which could happen again), but the bulk of this one will be on Fat Tuesday, so I got thinking we ought to call the Fat Presidents Storm. Obviously, William Howard Taft, seen above, is the spirit animal of this weather event.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — It may be #blizzardof2015 (of #BlizzardBust) further up the Northeast Corridor, but here it’s 1 ½ inches of accumulated powder. It took me about 20 minutes to get the car cleared off to an acceptable level. Traffic along Interstate 395 and N. Van Dorn Street is moving well; about 4 Metrobuses and