Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...A MAJOR WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT OUR AREA MONDAY INTO TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO THE MID ATLANTIC
TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING BRINGING MAINLY SOME LIGHT SNOW TO MUCH
OF THE REGION. THIS STORM WILL THEN RAPIDLY INTENSIFY INTO A
NOR`EASTER LATE MONDAY. THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY WITH THE
DETAILS, MAINLY FOR THE WESTERN AND SOUTHWESTERN AREAS OF OUR
REGION. THIS STORM IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN DETERIORATING
CONDITIONS AS WE GO THROUGH MONDAY INTO TUESDAY, WITH WIDESPREAD
TRAVEL IMPACTS EXPECTED.

NJZ012>014-020-026-261000-
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MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-COASTAL OCEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW BRUNSWICK...FREEHOLD...SANDY HOOK...
JACKSON...LONG BEACH ISLAND
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 PM EST TUESDAY.
THE BLIZZARD WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS CAUSING CONSIDERABLE
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 28 INCHES, WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS.

* TIMING...SNOW BEGINS AROUND DAYBREAK MONDAY WITH SOME IMPACT TO
  THE MORNING COMMUTE, THEN IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATE
  MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF DURING
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM LOOKS TO OCCUR MONDAY
  NIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON, WHERE SNOWFALL RATES OF 2
  TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR ARE ANTICIPATED.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TRAVEL DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND
  STRONG WINDS, RESULTING IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. SECONDARY AND
  TERTIARY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS MAY DOWN
  POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH MONDAY,
  THEN BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH MONDAY
  NIGHT INTO TUESDAY WITH THE HIGHEST GUSTS CLOSER TO THE COAST.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 30 DEGREES MONDAY, THEN DROPPING INTO THE
  MID 20S MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR
VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS, MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL, HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE
YOUR CELL PHONE IS FULLY CHARGED. IF YOU GET STRANDED, STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE.

&&

$$

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SUSSEX-WARREN-MORRIS-HUNTERDON-SOMERSET-MERCER-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-
CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-
PHILADELPHIA-WESTERN MONTGOMERY-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-UPPER BUCKS-
LOWER BUCKS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...WASHINGTON...MORRISTOWN...
FLEMINGTON...SOMERVILLE...TRENTON...PENNSVILLE...GLASSBORO...
CAMDEN...CHERRY HILL...MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...
WHARTON STATE FOREST...MEDIA...PHILADELPHIA...COLLEGEVILLE...
POTTSTOWN...NORRISTOWN...LANSDALE...CHALFONT...PERKASIE...
MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY
TO 6 PM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...14 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS BETWEEN MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND 5 AM MONDAY,
  THEN IT CONTINUES THROUGH THE DAY. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BECOME
  HEAVY AT TIMES LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
  WHEN SNOWFALL RATES OF A COUPLE OF INCHES PER HOUR CAN OCCUR AT
  TIMES, THEN TAPER OFF DURING TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SOME IMPACT ON THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE, THEN
  SIGNIFICANT AND WIDESPREAD IMPACTS THEREAFTER. AREAS OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ADD TO THE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH MONDAY, THEN
  BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH MONDAY NIGHT
  INTO TUESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...RANGING FROM THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S MONDAY,
  THEN DROPPING INTO THE LOWER TO MID 20S MONDAY NIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED, AND STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE AT TIMES.

&&

$$

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CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILLVILLE...HAMMONTON...
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE...OCEAN CITY...ATLANTIC CITY
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY
TO 6 PM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION ON MONDAY SHOULD BE A MIX OF RAIN AND
  SNOW, ALTHOUGH THERE MAY BE A BRIEF PERIOD OF ALL RAIN FOR SOME
  AREAS. HOWEVER, ANY MIXED PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE
  TO ALL SNOW MONDAY EVENING AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF.

* IMPACTS...SOME IMPACT ON THE MONDAY MORNING COMMUTE, THEN
  SIGNIFICANT AND WIDESPREAD IMPACTS DEVELOPING MONDAY EVENING AND
  CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW WILL BECOME A FACTOR DURING MONDAY NIGHT AND
  TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH MONDAY,
  THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH MONDAY
  NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S MONDAY, THEN
  DROPPING INTO THE UPPER 20S MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW, SLEET AND
ICE ARE EXPECTED, AND STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE
TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS.

&&

$$

DEZ001-MDZ008-PAZ054-055-060>062-101-102-261000-
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NEW CASTLE-CECIL-CARBON-MONROE-BERKS-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
WESTERN CHESTER-EASTERN CHESTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...ELKTON...JIM THORPE...
STROUDSBURG...READING...ALLENTOWN...BETHLEHEM...EASTON...
HONEY BROOK...OXFORD...WEST CHESTER...KENNETT SQUARE
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE. THERE REMAINS SOME
  UNCERTAINTY ON WHERE THE WESTERN EDGE OF THE HEAVY SNOW SETS UP.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS EARLY MONDAY MORNING AND SHOULD SLOW THE
  MORNING COMMUTE. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM BEGINS LATER MONDAY
  AFTERNOON OR EVENING, THEN EVENTUALLY WINDS DOWN TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...COULD BE A MAJOR IMPACT ON TRAVEL ESPECIALLY MONDAY
  NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING, WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
  INCREASING LATE MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH MONDAY, THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
  20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND THE MID 20S MONDAY, THEN DROPPING TO THE
  UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 20S MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

DEZ002>004-MDZ012-015-019-020-261000-
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KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-KENT MD-QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-
CAROLINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...GEORGETOWN...REHOBOTH BEACH...
CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...EASTON...DENTON
408 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE. THERE REMAINS
  UNCERTAINTY WHERE THE WEST OR SOUTHWEST EDGE OF THE HEAVIER SNOW
  SETS UP.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION ON MONDAY SHOULD BE RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW
  MIX, BEFORE CHANGING TO SNOW FROM NORTH TO SOUTH IN THE
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...COULD BE DISRUPTIVE, DEPENDING ON THE EXACT SNOW
  AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
  MONDAY, THEN NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH MONDAY
  NIGHT INTO TUESDAY WITH THE HIGHEST GUSTS CLOSER TO THE ATLANTIC
  COAST.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S TO NEAR 40 DEGREES MONDAY, THEN
  DROPPING INTO THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S MONDAY NIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW, SLEET OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

GORSE



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