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Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:41 AM EDT Mar. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM this evening to 2 am
EDT Thursday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 8 to 14 inches are expected.

* Where... portions of northern New Jersey.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to 2 am EDT Thursday. Snow mixed
with sleet and perhaps freezing rain at times will develop this
afternoon and especially this evening, then change to all snow
overnight and continue heavy at times Wednesday. The snow will
taper off Wednesday evening.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the evening commute on Wednesday. Significant
reductions in visibility are expected. Roads especially in the
hilly areas may become impassable if 1 to 3 inches per hour
snowfall rates develop as expected Wednesday afternoon. Power
outages are possible. Northeast to north winds should gust 20 to
30 mph at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest
Road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.