... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 1 PM Sunday to 9 am EST
The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, sleet and freezing rain, which is in
effect from 1 PM Sunday to 9 am EST Monday.
* Locations... near and north of Interstate 80 in northeast
Pennsylvania and northwest New Jersey.
* Hazard types... snow to ice.
* Accumulations... general snow accumulations of 1 to 3
inches... along with generally less than a tenth of an inch of
ice. Snow accumulations may slightly exceed 3 inches in parts of
the southern Poconos and northern Sussex County New Jersey
depending on when snow changes to freezing rain.
* Timing... periods of generally light snow develop sometime midday
Sunday with below freezing temperatures and continues into the
evening. Snowfall should intensify after midnight and then turn
to sleet and freezing rain between 3 and 6 am Monday, then to
non freezing rain between 7 am and 10 am Monday.
* Impacts... snow and ice accumulations will create treacherous
driving conditions on all untreated surfaces.
* Temperatures... from the mid 20s to lower 30s Sunday rising
slowly toward dawn Monday.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
Report snow and ice accumulation to the National Weather Service
by calling our trained spotter line... posting to the NWS Mount
Holly facebook Page... or using twitter @nwsmountholly.
Snowfall and ice accumulation forecast maps in addition to
experimental probabilistic snowfall information for the latest
event are available online at www.Weather.Gov/phi/winter