Berks Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 11:25 AM EST on November 26, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 10 PM EST this evening...

* locations...the Raritan valley...the Lehigh Valley...Berks County and the far northern and western Philadelphia suburbs.

* Hazard types...heavy wet snow.

* Snow accumulations...5 to 10 inches with the heaviest amounts in the higher elevations.

* Timing...snow will be heavy at times through this afternoon... before tapering off from south to north during the mid evening. The snow may occasionally mix with sleet in the north and western Philadelphia suburbs and in the Raritan valley.

* Temperatures...in the low to mid 30s.

* Impacts...travel in these areas will be very difficult this afternoon and evening. Anyone with travel plans are urged to consider altering their plans...or travel after roads are cleared on Thursday. Snow could obscure Road signs. There is also a chance the wet snow could knock down a few tree limbs and result in power outages.

* Winds...north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow are expected. Gusty winds are also possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 2:17 PM EST on November 26, 2014

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 31 hours for the storm that has been 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

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

New Jersey

...Hunterdon County... Whitehouse Station 3.0 150 PM 11/26 trained spotter Readington 1.6 210 PM 11/26 trained spotter

...Mercer County... Princeton 2.0 105 PM 11/26 social media Ewing 1.0 100 PM 11/26 public

...Morris County... Butler 4.0 130 PM 11/26 trained spotter Mountain Lakes 2.6 1055 am 11/26 cocorahs Green Pond 2.0 1053 am 11/26 trained spotter Succasunna 1.8 1107 am 11/26 social media Randolph TWP 1.5 1100 am 11/26 cocorahs Rockaway 1.0 1100 am 11/26 trained spotter

...Sussex County... Wantage 7.5 210 PM 11/26 trained spotter Highland Lakes 6.0 143 PM 11/26 public Hardyston TWP 4.7 130 PM 11/26 cocorahs 4 SW Wantage TWP 4.7 143 PM 11/26 NWS employee 1 SW Hardyston TWP 4.7 130 PM 11/26 cocorahs Newton 3.8 146 PM 11/26 trained spotter

...Warren County... Phillipsburg 1.2 1146 am 11/26 public

Pennsylvania

...Berks County... Jefferson TWP 5.1 158 PM 11/26 cocorahs

...Bucks County... Quakertown 3.0 152 PM 11/26 Post office

...Carbon County... Albrightsville 8.0 200 PM 11/26 trained spotter Palmerton 6.0 138 PM 11/26 cocorahs Penn Forest TWP 5.8 145 PM 11/26 public

...Chester County... East Nantmeal 3.5 152 PM 11/26 trained spotter Exton 3.0 200 PM 11/26 trained spotter Coatesville 2.5 153 PM 11/26 public Spring City 2.0 151 PM 11/26 NWS employee New London 1.1 100 PM 11/26 Post office

...Delaware County... Wayne 1.5 1235 PM 11/26 trained spotter

...Lehigh County... Allentown 3.1 101 PM 11/26 co-op observer Allentown Airport 3.1 101 PM 11/26 ASOS North Whitehall TWP 3.0 142 PM 11/26 public

...Monroe County... Pocono Summit 6.5 131 PM 11/26 trained spotter Mount Pocono 6.2 1250 PM 11/26 trained spotter Tobyhanna 5.1 100 PM 11/26 dept of highways Stroudsburg 4.0 203 PM 11/26 trained spotter Saylorsburg 3.5 1100 am 11/26 trained spotter Long Pond 3.0 100 PM 11/26 dept of highways Stroud TWP 3.0 1216 PM 11/26 trained spotter

...Montgomery County... Souderton 3.0 150 PM 11/26 cocorahs Spring Mount 1.8 204 PM 11/26 public Horsham 1.5 131 PM 11/26 public

...Northampton County... Danielsville 3.0 201 PM 11/26 cocorahs Bethlehem 2.0 1139 am 11/26 trained spotter Martins Creek 1.9 203 PM 11/26 cocorahs