For the last few weeks, an announcement page has appeared when you try to log in to new.FamilySearch.org stating that the website would be "turned off" on February 1, 2015.
I kept checking yesterday to see what might happen. Well, nothing happened. I checked again today, February 2, 2015 and the website is still up and running:
Maybe they are on a different calendar than I am? Perhaps, like the eight trips back and forth to Utah I took while moving from Mesa, it is just taking longer than expected. This is no big deal. But I do think about these things.