Middlesex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 3:29 AM EST on March 05, 2015

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... portions of eastern Pennsylvania and central New
Jersey.

* Hazard types... a period of sleet then long duration snow.

* Snow accumulations... 4 to 8 inches.

* Timing... sleet and snow through the pre-dawn hours... then
changing to all snow by dawn... continuing through the early
afternoon... possibly heavy at times.

* Temperatures... in the upper 20s.

* Wind... becoming north and gusting to 20 mph during the day
Thursday.

* Visibility... may lower briefly to one half mile during this
morning into the midday.

* Impacts... widespread and substantial impacts on travel are
expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This Winter Storm Warning means that significant amounts of snow
are expected. The snow will make travel very hazardous or
impossible.





Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:34 am EST on March 05, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken so far today for the
snow that is moving across 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

... New Castle County...
   Claymont 0.4 549 am 3/05 deos

New Jersey

... Mercer County...
   Yardville 0.5 617 am 3/05 social media
   Ewing TWP 0.2 600 am 3/05 trained spotter

... Morris County...
   Succasunna 2.0 535 am 3/05 social media
   Rockaway 1.3 500 am 3/04 now freezing rain.
   Rockaway TWP 1.0 500 am 3/05 trained spotter
   Chatham TWP 1.0 616 am 3/05 social media
   Long Hill 0.5 517 am 3/05 social media

... Somerset County...
   Somerset 0.5 547 am 3/05 social media
   Blackwells Mills 0.1 500 am 3/05 co-op observer

... Sussex County...
   Highland Lakes 2.0 618 am 3/05 public

... Warren County...
   Allamuchy TWP 2.0 623 am 3/05 heavy wet snow...
   Oxford 1.5 525 am 3/05 social media

Pennsylvania

... Chester County...
   West Caln TWP 0.5 552 am 3/05 social media

... Lehigh County...
   Center Valley 1.5 615 am 3/05 social media

... Monroe County...
   Long Pond 1.6 502 am 3/05 social media