A clipper passed through the other night. It had been predicted for a couple days and it left maybe an inch of snow. But the DC metro area did no road treatment, and the government released employees right when the trucks went out to try to deal with it. End result - iced over roads and people stuck for hours during the evening commute.
Here's a snapshot of the accidents that occured:
That's left some folks more than a little nervous about how the blizzard winding up to paste us a good one will be handled despite red faces and reassurances that it's under control.