• Winter Storm Watch for our Area

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    Winter Storm Watch for Ocean County

    From the National Weather Service Office in Mount Holly New Jersey

    Repost from earlier today….

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    Winter Storm Watch for Ocean County

    Monday January 24, 2014

    …WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
    THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT…

    * LOCATIONS…SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA…PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND
    SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY…EASTERN SHORE OF MARYLAND…AND ALL OF
    DELAWARE.

    * HAZARD TYPES…SNOW

    SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…4 TO 7 INCHES POSSIBLE.

    * TIMING…SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN TUESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO
    TUESDAY EVENING WITH HEAVIEST SNOWFALL EXPECTED TUESDAY
    AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

    * IMPACTS…ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL COULD CAUSE PERIODS OF
    HAZARDOUS TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA.

    * WINDS…NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35MPH.
    * TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER 20S.

    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.