be prepared for outages/delays A note posted on National Weather Service: »www.nws.noaa.gov/erh.php
quote:There will be a ripple effect.
A cut fiberoptic line belonging to a commercial phone company has disrupted websites serving the Eastern Region. As this issue is being resolved, we are now operating our websites in backup mode.
[edit to add:]Unless it's only a feed to a NWS data center.