Winter Storm Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
Residents, please try to keep the streets clear of vehicles, basketball nets and anything else that may interfere with plowing activity.
An Urgent Winter Storm Warning has been issued for our area from 9:00 PM on Wednesday, January 3rd through 7:00 PM on Thursday, January 4th. This is a high impact storm, including the aftermath of wind driven record cold on its way to our area. A rapidly intensifying coastal storm will produce significant snowfall and strong winds tonight through Thursday.
* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
Thursday. Tree branches could fall as well. Total snow
accumulations of 5 to 7 inches are expected.
* WHERE...Portions of central, northern and southern New Jersey and southeast Pennsylvania.
* WHEN...Until 9 PM EST this evening to 7 PM EST Thursday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Wind gusting as high as 45 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. Scattered power outages could develop Thursday and Friday which would force considerable hardship where heat would not be available.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.