Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 3:24 PM EST on December 13, 2013
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 7 am Saturday to 5 am EST
The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for snow... then sleet and freezing rain... which is
in effect from 7 am Saturday to 5 am EST Sunday. This warning
replaces the previously issued Winter Storm Watch.
* Locations... eastern Pennsylvania to the northwest of the
Interstate 95 corridor through northwest New Jersey along and
north of Interstate 78.
* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 6 to 8 inches... along with
around one quarter of an inch of ice.
* Timing... snow is anticipated to overspread the area during
Saturday morning and continue Saturday evening. The snow may
mix with or change to a period of sleet and freezing rain
Saturday night before tapering off early Sunday morning.
* Heaviest snowfall rates... should occur between 3 PM and
midnight when snowfall may accumulate one inch an hour at times
with visibility restricted at times to less than one half mile.
* Temperatures... in the 20s through the entire storm... possibly
down into the teens at times in the Poconos and the higher
terrain of Sussex County NJ.
* Impacts... hazardous travel on snow covered and slippery roads.
Bridges and overpasses tend to ice up first.
A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet... and ice are expected or occurring. Gusty winds are also possible.
This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.
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