Western Essex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:34 PM EDT Mar. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning now in effect from 6 am Wednesday to 6 am
EDT Thursday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 11 to
15 inches are expected.

* Where... portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut
and southeast New York.

* When... from 6 am Wednesday to 6 am EDT Thursday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to
impossible, especially during the evening commute. Snow will
develop during the morning and become heavy by afternoon. Expect
significant reductions in visibility at times. A combination of
the heavy snow and wind gusts up to 35 mph could bring down
tree limbs and power lines, creating power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency. Check local Department of
Transportation information services for the latest Road