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Asbury Park Police Department
Tuesday March 6th, 2018 :: 03:43 p.m. EST


Winter Weather Advisory until 03:00AM Thursday

...A dangerous wet snow storm will have high impact and potential for numerous new power outages and some tree damage from eastern Pennsylvania into northern New Jersey... .A compact but powerful nor`easter will skirt the New Jersey coast on Wednesday, producing periods of heavy precipitation. All locations along and west of the Interstate 95 corridor are vulnerable to heavy snow, with the greatest uncertainty within 20 miles either side of Interstate 95. Otherwise, there is very high confidence that this storm will make travel difficult or nearly impossible at times, across much of eastern Pennsylvania and northern New Jersey, basically from near Philadelphia, west and north to the New York state border and beyond. Highest snow accumulations will be in the hilly areas. Unnecessary travel is not recommended Wednesday. Thereafter, communities will need Wednesday night and Thursday morning to dig out. Caution is advised for those with heart problems as over exertion removing wet snow could prompt a heart attack. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central and southern New Jersey, northeast Maryland and northern Delaware.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 3 AM EST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute on Wednesday. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.



A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Asbury Park Police Department
1 Municipal Plaza
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-774-1300

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Alert Details

Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Likely (p > ~50%)
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Winter Weather Advisory

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