You know there's been too much snow when...
The school department calls to tell you tomorrow will NOT be a snow day.
Your kid's snow fort is bigger than your house.
It would take the Coast Guard to find your lawn furniture.
The snowbanks are so high you can't see the top of your youngest child's head -- and she's in high school.
Tell us how you know there's been too much snow. Put your best quips in the comments section at the end of this post. For inspiration, click here to take a look at the witticisms you posted in response to our last query in this vein, "It's so cold that ..."
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