Yeah, we are pretty close. I'm pizzed though, I want a big storm. A heavy storm will keep all the students holed up on campus. They have no clue how to drive in adverse conditions.
Ithaca is out of the lake effect belt. Snow from Erie does not come this far east, and snow from Ontario doesn't come this far south. Occasionally we get some really localized lake effect off of Cayuga Lake, but it is just not big enough to create anything substantial. Lake effect is the only thing I miss about living in Rochester.
If people persist in trespassing upon the grizzlies' territory, we must accept the fact that the grizzlies, from time to time, will harvest a few trespassers.- Ed Abbey