Are forecasts of severe weather such as Hurricane Irene overhyped?

This table lists all the recorded votes for this poll. If anonymous users are allowed to vote, they will be identified by the IP address of the computer they used when they voted.
VisitorVotesort icon
dgibsonYes
63.234.74.24#pollanon-installedYes
63.229.225.36#pollanon-installedYes
mgerrishYes
222.186.26.208#pollanon-installedYes
222.186.24.27#pollanon-installedYes
222.186.24.25#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.172#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.169#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.168#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.161#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.151#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.149#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.142#pollanon-installedYes
220.255.2.138#pollanon-installedYes
63.248.182.58#pollanon-installedYes
65.106.115.66#pollanon-installedYes
98.202.44.119#pollanon-installedYes
97.126.215.169#pollanon-installedYes
97.126.213.93#pollanon-installedYes