Sussex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:03 PM EST on January 26, 2015

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST Tuesday...

* hazard types...heavy snow with blowing and drifting.

* Snow accumulations...10 to 18 inches.

* Timing...periods of mainly light snow will affect the evening commute. The snow will then become steadier and heavy at times later this evening through Tuesday morning when snowfall rates of a couple of inches per hour can occur at times. The snow is expected to taper off Tuesday afternoon.

* Impacts...some impact on this evenings commute, then significant and widespread impacts thereafter. Areas of blowing and drifting snow will add to the hazardous conditions late tonight through Tuesday morning.

* Winds...northeast to north 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures...ranging mainly from the upper teens to the mid 20s.

* Visibility...one quarter mile or less at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow is expected, and strong winds are possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible at times.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:04 PM EST on January 26, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken today for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments...cooperative observers...Skywarn spotters and social 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

Delaware

...Kent County... Smyrna 1.0 930 am 1/26 social media

...New Castle County... Blackbird 1.2 146 PM 1/26 deos

New Jersey

...Burlington County... Florence 1.2 332 PM 1/26 public Tabernacle 1.0 200 PM 1/26 social media

...Hunterdon County... Readington TWP 1.9 300 PM 1/26 trained spotter Flemington 1.3 930 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Mercer County... Ewing 1.1 310 PM 1/26 trained spotter Ewing TWP 1.1 344 PM 1/26 trained spotter

...Middlesex County... South Plainfield 1.0 200 PM 1/26 social media

...Monmouth County... Long Branch 1.0 130 PM 1/26 cocorahs Manalapan 1.0 330 PM 1/26 trained spotter

...Morris County... Marcella 2.6 435 PM 1/26 trained spotter Randolph TWP 1.6 501 PM 1/26 cocorahs Rockaway TWP 1.0 821 am 1/26 public Morristown 1.0 1215 PM 1/26 trained spotter

...Ocean County... Toms River 2.0 238 PM 1/26 trained spotter Jackson TWP 1.1 147 PM 1/26 public brick TWP 1.0 1124 am 1/26 social media Whiting 1.0 1229 PM 1/26 social media

...Somerset County... Bridgewater TWP 2.0 1114 am 1/26 public Somerville 1.2 1100 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Sussex County... Wantage 2.0 330 PM 1/26 public Hardyston TWP 1.5 458 PM 1/26 cocorahs

...Warren County... Oxford 2.0 448 PM 1/26 social media Stewartsville 1.6 1200 PM 1/26 trained spotter Blairstown 1.3 224 PM 1/26 social media

Pennsylvania

...Berks County... Hamburg 1.5 857 am 1/26 co-op observer

...Bucks County... West Rockhill TWP 2.0 600 am 1/26 trained spotter Langhorne 1.5 204 PM 1/26 public Furlong 1.4 441 PM 1/26 trained spotter

...Chester County... Spring City 1.9 443 PM 1/26 NWS employee Warwick 1.5 538 am 1/26 deos East Nantmeal 1.5 600 am 1/26 public Glenmoore 1.4 918 am 1/26 co-op observer

...Lehigh County... Lower Macungie TWP 3.2 449 PM 1/26 trained spotter Lehigh Valley Intl a 1.5 100 PM 1/26 ASOS New Tripoli 1.2 630 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Monroe County... Tobyhanna 2.8 343 PM 1/26 penndot Stroudsburg 1.5 311 PM 1/26 social media Mount Pocono 1.4 1045 am 1/26 trained spotter Canadensis 1.3 800 am 1/26 co-op observer

...Montgomery County... Graterford 2.5 330 PM 1/26 trained spotter Gilbertsville 1.8 1248 PM 1/26 trained spotter Spring Mount 1.5 1100 am 1/26 public Eagleville 1.3 730 am 1/26 trained spotter Royersford 1.2 725 am 1/26 trained spotter Ambler 1.0 936 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Northampton County... Danielsville 2.5 1218 PM 1/26 trained spotter Bushkill TWP 2.0 318 PM 1/26 trained spotter Martins Creek 1.6 253 PM 1/26 trained spotter Bangor 1.3 958 am 1/26 public 1 NNE Springtown 1.1 940 am 1/26 co-op observer Forks TWP 1.0 700 am 1/26 public

**********************24 hour snowfall**********************

Location 24 hour time/date comments snowfall of /inches/ measurement

New Jersey

...Hunterdon County... 2 WSW Readington TWP 1.3 720 am 1/26 cocorahs 4 NNW Stockton 1.1 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 3 SW Lebanon 1.0 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Morris County... 2 WSW Long Hill TWP 1.7 1000 am 1/26 cocorahs NNW Rockaway 1.0 800 am 1/26 cocorahs NE Mine Hill TWP 1.0 800 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Ocean County... 2 NNE brick TWP 1.0 900 am 1/26 cocorahs

Pennsylvania

...Berks County... 3 SSW Mohnton 1.9 800 am 1/26 cocorahs 3 WNW Boyertown 1.7 800 am 1/26 cocorahs 4 SW reading 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 E Oley 1.5 800 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 NNE Kutztown 1.1 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 NNW Hamburg 1.0 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Bucks County... 4 W Doylestown 1.5 900 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 NE Quakertown 1.0 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Carbon County... 1 NNE Jim Thorpe 1.2 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 3 WSW Lehighton 1.2 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Chester County... 1 SSW East Nantmeal 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 SSW Spring City 1.2 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Lehigh County... 2 S Orefield 2.5 645 am 1/26 cocorahs 3 SW Schnecksville 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs

...Montgomery County... 1 W Limerick 1.7 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 SW Harleysville 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 S Gilbertsville 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 NNE Collegeville 1.5 800 am 1/26 cocorahs 3 SSW Kulpsville 1.5 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 NNE Pottstown 1.4 700 am 1/26 cocorahs WNW West Norriton 1.3 800 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 WSW North Wales 1.3 600 am 1/26 cocorahs 1 NNW Souderton 1.2 700 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 NW Blue Bell 1.0 900 am 1/26 cocorahs 2 WSW Hatfield 1.0 800 am 1/26 cocorahs