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
1252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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

.LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING NEAR CAPE HATTERAS THIS AFTERNOON WILL
INTENSIFY RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES NORTHEAST OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST
TONIGHT. THIS INTENSE LOW CENTER WILL PASS SOUTHEAST OF CAPE COD
TUESDAY EVENING AND THEN WEAKEN AS IT MOVES AWAY TO NOVA SCOTIA ON
WEDNESDAY.

NJZ012>014-020-026-270200-
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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
1252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS AFTERNOON WILL IMPACT THE EVENING
  COMMUTE. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATER THIS
  EVENING INTO TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF DURING TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM LOOKS TO OCCUR TONIGHT 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...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITY...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
VISIBILITY 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.

&&

$$

NJZ001-007>010-015>019-021>025-027-PAZ070-071-103>106-270200-
/O.CON.KPHI.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150127T2300Z/
SUSSEX-WARREN-MORRIS-HUNTERDON-SOMERSET-MERCER-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-
CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
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...MILLVILLE...
HAMMONTON...CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE...OCEAN CITY...ATLANTIC CITY...
WHARTON STATE FOREST...MEDIA...PHILADELPHIA...COLLEGEVILLE...
POTTSTOWN...NORRISTOWN...LANSDALE...CHALFONT...PERKASIE...
MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
1252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 16 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS AFTERNOON WILL AFFECT THE EVENING
  COMMUTE. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES LATER THIS EVENING
  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...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS 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.

&&

$$

PAZ054-055-061-062-270200-
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CARBON-MONROE-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JIM THORPE...STROUDSBURG...ALLENTOWN...
BETHLEHEM...EASTON
1252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS AFTERNOON WILL SLOW THE EVENING
  COMMUTE. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM BEGINS LATER THIS EVENING...
  THEN EVENTUALLY WINDS DOWN TUESDAY MORNING.

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

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 20S.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

DEZ001>004-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-PAZ060-101-102-270200-
/O.CON.KPHI.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150127T2000Z/
NEW CASTLE-KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CECIL-KENT MD-
QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-BERKS-WESTERN CHESTER-EASTERN CHESTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...DOVER...GEORGETOWN...
REHOBOTH BEACH...ELKTON...CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...EASTON...
DENTON...READING...HONEY BROOK...OXFORD...WEST CHESTER...
KENNETT SQUARE
1252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD BE SNOW OR A RAIN
  SNOW MIX... BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW FROM NORTH TO SOUTH
  THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 30S.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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