Computer and smartphone users took to web Thursday to ask questions of Google as the blizzard moved up the coast.
Google Trends put together a list of the most popular winter storm-related searches. Questions ranged from how to dress for the "bomb cyclone winter storm" to "how to take pictures of snow" and "how to spend a snowstorm in an airport."
The top searched questions in Hartford during the winter storm:
1) Where to put generator during storm
2) Will there be a snowstorm in Hartford, CT?
3) How to prevent a cracked water pipe
Users also commonly asked "Is a Civic bad in snow?"
Statewide, the top searched questions were:
1) How much snow is CT getting?
2) What is a winter storm warning?
3) How to prepare for a winter storm
4) What makes a snowstorm a blizzard?
5) What to do if power goes out in a snowstorm?