Hopefully it's just the normal hyperbole, perhaps notched up a bit more than usual. On the other hand if we really do get an 1", then 6" or so of snow..... well, I don't want to think about it.
The image above is the view out the windshield at lunchtime, before scraping. Naturally, I had to use my Qdoba card to clear the ice, since I'm in my wife's minivan today. I subsequently bought a scraper, which will make leaving work easier..