The more we talk about resilience the less resilient we seem to get. In the case of doubt, just close everything, including the entire Federal Government, right after it was closed for President's Day. For too much snow, too much ice, too much wind, too cold or too hot. I am all for additional vacation time, but this seems to be inefficient and unpaid to boot. Winter storm causes dozens of flight cancellations, disrupts commutes
Deserted streets. US 40, normally a clogged artery. Salt isn't terribly effective at 14F, probably it would be better to just let the fluffy snow be instead of this sloshing mess.