Partly-Cloudy with a Chance of Famine

A MeFi thread on Hurricane Isabel reveals how to tell if a big storm is coming if you don’t have a TV:

the easiest way to know if a storm is coming is to go to the store and observe the bread aisle.

That is so true. I can’t believe how many people can’t live without bread during a storm. What do all these people do? Make toast and watch it rain?