Sussex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 3:19 PM EST on March 03, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 9 am EST
Wednesday...
... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday evening
through Thursday evening...

* hazard types... snow... sleet and freezing rain.

* Snow and sleet accumulations... 1 to 2 inches into this
evening... then 4 to 8 inches possible Wednesday night and
Thursday. The amount of snow accumulation Wednesday night and
Thursday will depend on how quickly the rain changes to snow
and if sleet lasts longer during the transition.

* Ice accumulations... up to a tenth of an inch.

* Timing... snow will mix with sleet then change to freezing rain
this evening then to all rain overnight. Rain should change to
snow... possibly heavy at times... Wednesday night and
continue Thursday.

* Impacts... hazardous conditions on untreated surfaces through
tonight. There is the potential for significant travel impacts
Wednesday night and Thursday.

* Visibilities... as low as one quarter mile during snow.

* Temperatures... in the 20s... then rising to near 32 degrees
tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that snow... sleet and freezing
rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery
roads and limited visibility. Use extra caution if driving...
especially on bridges and other elevated surfaces.

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






Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:03 PM EST on March 03, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 5
hours for the storm that has is affecting our region. Appreciation is
extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/phi

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

New Jersey

... Hunterdon County...
   Stanton 0.9 500 PM 3/03 snow and sleet.
   Whitehouse Station 0.5 322 PM 3/03 social media
   Readington TWP 0.3 409 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Mercer County...
   Ewing TWP 0.1 447 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Morris County...
   Lake Hopatcong 1.0 349 PM 3/03 social media
   Kinnelon 0.5 448 PM 3/03 social media
   Parsippany 0.5 454 PM 3/03 social media

... Somerset County...
   Bridgewater TWP 1.0 500 PM 3/03 snow and sleet.
   Belle Mead 0.5 445 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Sussex County...
   Highland Lakes 1.5 514 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Lafayette 1.0 555 PM 3/03 snow has changed sleet.
   Stockholm 1.0 534 PM 3/03 now freezing rain

... Warren County...
   Stewartsville 0.5 433 PM 3/03 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

... Berks County...
   Lobachsville 0.5 352 PM 3/03 social media

... Carbon County...
   Albrightsville 1.5 432 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Monroe County...
   Mount Pocono 1.1 423 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Stroudsburg 1.0 323 PM 3/03 social media
   Tobyhanna 0.8 435 PM 3/03 penndot
   Bartonsville 0.8 357 PM 3/03 social media
   Reeders 0.5 310 PM 3/03 social media

... Montgomery County...
   King of Prussia 0.5 537 PM 3/03 sleet and freezing rain
   Royersford 0.3 544 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   Gilbertsville 0.3 501 PM 3/03 mostly sleet.
   Spring Mount 0.3 443 PM 3/03 trained spotter

... Northampton County...
   Martins Creek 1.3 530 PM 3/03 snow and sleet.
   Bushkill TWP 0.8 310 PM 3/03 trained spotter
   NE Forks TWP 0.6 436 PM 3/03 sleet... heavy at times