The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning from 8am Wed. 3/21 - 2am Thurs. 3/22* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches are expected. * WHERE...Portions of northwestern New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. * WHEN...Snow will increase late this morning and become heavy at times this afternoon and evening.Check here for weather updates.
Snow rates of one to two inches per hour are possible. Snow will begin to taper off overnight. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult to impossible, including during both commutes on Wednesday. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times. Wind gusts up to 35 mph are possible. With this being a heavy, wet snow, it is likely that trees and power lines could be brought down from the weight of the accumulating snow, resulting in 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. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.