Oy to the vey with this weather. As Brooklyn Heights residents and the rest of Northeast prepare for this weekend’s big snowstorm, we get word the thing has a name — Nemo. But it’s not an “official name” it’s one bestowed upon it by those wacky folks at the Weather Channel:
NYT: Yes, The Weather Channel’s new names for winter storms are catching on, much to the chagrin of the National Weather Service, which has advised its forecasters not to follow the channel’s lead. But some airlines, governors’ offices and media outlets are all playing along, publishing advisories with the Nemo name.
Doh! We just fell for it.
In other news, people are stocking up on “provisions”:
— brooklynheightsblog (@bkheightsblog) February 7, 2013