The 'Blizzard of 2013' in full swing, many people on the Southcoast have flocked to stores to stock up, and store shelves have emptied.

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It's very important to make sure that you have all of your essentials, especially with this storms potential. Plenty of nonperishable dry goods in the event of a power outage are key. If you haven't already gotten them, you may be out of luck. Local store shelves are emptying.

The New Bedford area and beyond could see up to two feet of snow. The most recent reports also indicate that along with that amount of snow, the high winds could bring large snow drifts after the storm has stopped.