Western Essex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 3:43 AM EST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Sunday afternoon...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snow and
sleet accumulations of 3 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of
up to one tenth of an inch possible.

* Where... portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut
and southeast New York.

* When... from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult at any
point during the storm. Rapidly falling temperatures Sunday
afternoon into the evening could cause any standing water to
quickly freeze over. Strong wind gusts Sunday afternoon into
the night could bring down tree limbs and power lines.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.