The Washington Post notes that "four consecutive snow days is unheard of," and the possibility of the federal government being closed the whole week with a Friday off day could mean "uncharted territory."
To provide this latest update, the OPM also gave its Web site a server boost, after it had been crashing each of the last three days due to surges in traffic.
The following notice was posted on the site:
Notice: Due to very high volume traffic access to all other OPM.gov pages has been modified. Select the following link to proceed to opm.gov.