Northampton 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 3 PM EST Tuesday...

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

* Snow accumulations...6 to 10 inches.

* Timing...periods of mainly light snow can slow this evenings commute, then snow heavy at times develops late this evening and continues into Tuesday morning, before tapering off by late Tuesday morning. There may be a sharp western edge of the heavy snow area, and this will affect the snow totals.

* Impacts...significant impacts on travel especially later tonight through Tuesday morning, with heavier snow along with blowing and drifting snow.

* Winds...northeast to north 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures...mainly in the upper teens to the lower 20s.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 8:38 PM EST on January 26, 2015

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 24 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

********************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

...Camden County... Voorhees 2.0 619 PM 1/26 social media Sicklerville 1.0 529 PM 1/26 NWS employee

...Hunterdon County... Readington 2.4 830 PM 1/26 trained spotter Readington TWP 1.9 344 PM 1/26 trained spotter 4 W Washington TWP 1.8 532 PM 1/26 since 7 am Flemington 1.3 930 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Mercer County... Ewing 1.2 624 PM 1/26 trained spotter Ewing TWP 1.1 344 PM 1/26 trained spotter

...Middlesex County... Edison 3.5 653 PM 1/26 social media South Plainfield 2.2 526 PM 1/26 social media Woodbridge 2.0 755 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... Lake Hopatcong 3.2 619 PM 1/26 social media Marcella 2.6 435 PM 1/26 trained spotter 2 E Randolph TWP 2.3 835 PM 1/26 cocorahs 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... Lakehurst 4.0 649 PM 1/26 social media 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... Byram TWP 4.5 718 PM 1/26 social media Wantage 2.5 815 PM 1/26 trained spotter Hardyston TWP 1.5 458 PM 1/26 cocorahs

...Warren County... Blairstown 4.0 620 PM 1/26 social media Hackettstown 2.6 515 PM 1/26 trained spotter Oxford 2.0 448 PM 1/26 social media Stewartsville 1.6 1200 PM 1/26 trained spotter

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... Phoenixville 2.5 728 PM 1/26 social media 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 Center Valley 2.5 822 PM 1/26 social media Schnecksville 2.0 647 PM 1/26 trained spotter Lehigh Valley Intl a 1.9 700 PM 1/26 ASOS New Tripoli 1.2 630 am 1/26 trained spotter

...Monroe County... Bartonsville 3.0 727 PM 1/26 social media 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 Royersford 1.8 530 PM 1/26 trained spotter Gilbertsville 1.8 1248 PM 1/26 trained spotter King of Prussia 1.5 531 PM 1/26 trained spotter Spring Mount 1.5 952 am 1/26 trained spotter Eagleville 1.3 730 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 2.0 344 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

...Monmouth County... 2 W Belmar 1.5 432 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

...Somerset County... 3 NW Bridgewater TWP 1.2 700 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