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Englishtown Police Department
Saturday February 21st, 2015 :: 04:47 p.m. EST
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WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
418 PM EST SAT FEB 21 2015

WINTRY PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN MID ATLANTIC THIS EVENING

MIDDLESEX - WESTERN MONMOUTH - EASTERN MONMOUTH - SALEM - GLOUCESTER - CAMDEN - NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON - OCEAN - COASTAL OCEAN - SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON - INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW BRUNSWICK, FREEHOLD, SANDY HOOK, PENNSVILLE, GLASSBORO, CAMDEN, CHERRY HILL, MOORESTOWN, MOUNT HOLLY, JACKSON, LONG BEACH ISLAND, WHARTON STATE FOREST
418 PM EST SAT FEB 21 2015

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS: PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY.

* HAZARD TYPES: SNOW BRIEFLY CHANGING TO SOME SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 6 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS: A TRACE TO AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA AND MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH PER HOUR POSSIBLE IN SOME SPOTS. WARMER AIR WILL MOVE IN ALLOWING THE SNOW TO BRIEFLY MIX WITH SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE EVENING BEFORE QUICKLY CHANGING OVER TO RAIN.

* IMPACTS: ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS INTO THE EVENING. POOR VISIBILITIES UNDER ONE - HALF MILE ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.

* WINDS: SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES: IN THE LOWER 30S.

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 VISIBILITIES AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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.

Instructions:

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 VISIBILITIES AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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.

Address/Location
Englishtown Police Department
15 Main St
Englishtown, NJ 07726

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-446-7001

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Storm Warning

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