Salem Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 10:10 AM EST on January 25, 2015

...Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Monday afternoon through Tuesday morning...

* locations...Interstate 95 corridor from northeast Maryland through northern Delaware into Philadelphia and includes much of southeast Pennsylvania and central and southwest New Jersey.

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

* Accumulations...snow accumulation 6 to 12 inches.

* Timing...snow develops early Monday morning and should slow the morning commute. Temperatures may be warm enough Monday afternoon to permit melting of snow on pavement. The much more important portion of this storm begins sometime later Monday afternoon or evening then eventually winds down Tuesday morning. Blowing and drifting will occur.

* Impacts...could be a major impact on Commerce and travel Monday night through Tuesday morning.

* Winds...north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Temperatures...mostly within a few degrees of 30 during Monday and the 20s Monday night and Tuesday morning.

* quarter to one half mile at times...mainly Monday night.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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