Stocking up for the 'storm of the decade'
{ "movie":"http://media10.washingtonpost.com/wp/swf/OmniPlayer.swf", "id":"oplayer-video-swf", "width":"100%", height:"100%", "vars":{ "title":"Stocking up for the \'storm of the decade\'", "stillURL":"http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/photo/2010/02/05/PH2010020500010.jpg", "mediaQueryString":"http://static.washingtonpost.com/wp/swf/OmniPlayer.swf?id=02042010-14v&flvURL=/media/2010/02042010-14v&playAds=false&adZone=wpni.video.bc&canShare=true&jsonURL=http%3A%2F%2Fmedia.washingtonpost.com%2Fmedia%2Fmeta%2F2010%2F02%2F04%2F02042010-14v.jsn" }, "params":{ "allowFullScreen":"true" } }

Stocking up for the 'storm of the decade'

Locals at the Safeway in Alexandria, Va., stocked up on staples ahead of the expected snowpocalypse. Interviews in order: Sarah Lyle, Robert Porter and Elizabeth Shea. Video by Ben de la Cruz/The Washington Post (Ben de la Cruz/The Washington Post)

© 2010 The Washington Post