Viral Photos Show Empty Grocery Store Shelves Ahead of Brutal Winter Storm + What To Stock During a Blizzard
The old joke is people will buy anything and everything to eat ahead of a predicted winter storm. The winter weather heading to Upstate New York dealt a whopper of a blow to the midwest. This viral photo shows a nearly cleaned out grocery store shelf in Buffalo.
— Kylie Bank (@kyliebank) January 6, 2014
What Foods Should You Stock During a Blizzard?
According to an article on RealSimple, these are foods to stock during a winter storm, or any emergency situation where you may be without power or access to the outside world.
Nuts and trail mix
Cereal and granola
Vitamins and asprin
Canned staples: meats (tuna, chicken) vegetables and soups and chili.
More Empty Grocery Store Shelf photos
Silly me for going grocery shopping on an evening with weather concerns pic.twitter.com/VUeFObsOXe
— Kristy Smorol (@KristySmorol) January 6, 2014
Lenoir City, Tennessee
Have you been to the grocery store? This is a look at the bread aisle last night at the Walmart in Lenoir City. pic.twitter.com/CRabHHVAUd
— WATE 6 News (@6News) January 6, 2014
— Ken Mennell (@konakenny) January 6, 2014