As the weather worsened in the Ithaca area, Ithaca College and city officials made preparations for strong winds and possible flooding.
Residents of Ithaca took to Twitter to share their stories of Hurricane Sandy’s arrival.
Hurricane Sandy affects Ithaca
Residents of Ithaca take to Twitter as Hurricane Sandy approaches upstate New York.
Storified by The Ithacan · Mon, Oct 29 2012 16:29:00
#Sandy really knows how to clear a town #ithaca #ghosttown #apocalypse http://instagr.am/p/RYg72dk7dt/Kourtney Day
Ithaca mens soccer 1 hurricane sandy 0A.J. Wolfanger
Advisory number 30 has placed Sandy farther west of Ithaca. 29A had her passing a few miles to the west. We shall see.Matt Watkajtys
NYSEG reports over 2,500 customers without power in Ithaca, mostly in Collegetown area. http://today.14850.com/stories/10292-schools-sandy-tuesday14850 Today
The mayor of Ithaca has declared that the roads in town will be closing at 9 pm tonight. be safe. #windy #hurricane #sandyCharisse Oates
view of the #ithaca #commons from #collegetown. So far, #sandy is just another gray rainy #ny day. http://instagr.am/p/RYZg1ULtwB/Shera
Well, it looks like a typical fall day in #ithaca so far. #twithaca #Sandy #torrentialdownpourBrett Morgan
So I was a little naive about how serious #Sandy would get in Ithaca. We’re still a day or two out… Is that right? #damnAriel Arbisser
Southern California is not prepared for Ithaca weather…#hurricane #sandy #rain #wind #cold #wah http://instagr.am/p/RYW5NTzcFY/Frances Johnson
http://grotonweather.com/The Ithaca College Library will be closing at 8pm today, due to Hurricane Sandy. http://fb.me/2g3ItUodQIC Library
So far, #Sandy is just rain and dark grey skies… so, like every #Ithaca fall day ever.Isha T.
Getting heavy rains and a little wind now from #sandy in Ithaca, NY.SMG
I mean it’s raining, but nothing drastic yet. #ithaca_is is awaiting #sandy @ I/O Palace http://instagr.am/p/RYS4eyScik/Olga Z. Walrus
I’m honored to officially welcome Sandy to IthacaCourtney Macdonald