When the network news runs a story on how to avoid hypothermia after the weatherman predicts a half inch of snow is coming your way.
When talk of the half inch of snow begins days before it is due to arrive and everyone is REALLY excited.
When Wal Mart is busier than it was the day before Christmas because everyone has to have plenty of milk, bread, and other staples in case we are snowed in.
When schools announce closings twenty four hours before the half inch of snow is due to arrive.
When your neighbors who used to live in the North are wearing light-weight jogging pants and a t-shirt while you don layers with your heaviest coat over it all and you are still shaking and thinking the humid days of summer aren't so bad after all.