Posts Tagged ‘tropical storm’

Do Not Go To Costco

If you're planning an afternoon supply run to the Costco in Pentagon City as Hurricane Irene draws near, don't bother. The scene there this morning:

Then again, you might still be in line to check out by the time the storm arrives—and we could think of worse spots to shelter in place than a warehouse loaded [...]

Pepco: Get Ready for Failure!

With Hurricane Irene on its way and the District under a tropical storm warning, Pepco has been making robocalls to power customers around D.C., warning that power will probably go out and stay out for a while.
"We strongly urge you to prepare now for the very real possibility of power outages this weekend," the calls [...]