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Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 3:34 AM EST on January 26, 2015

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 27, 2015


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST
Tuesday...

* hazard types... heavy snow with strong winds causing considerable
blowing and drifting.

* Snow accumulations... 18 to 24 inches.

* Timing... light snow this morning will impact the morning
commute. Snow is expected to become heavy at times later this
afternoon into Tuesday morning before tapering off during
Tuesday afternoon. The brunt of the storm looks to occur tonight
through early Tuesday afternoon... where snowfall rates of 2 to
4 inches per hour are anticipated.

* Impacts... extremely dangerous travel due to heavy snowfall and
strong winds... resulting in whiteout conditions. Secondary
and tertiary roads may become impassable. Strong winds may
down power lines and tree limbs.

* Winds... north 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Temperatures... in the upper 20s.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor
visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions...
making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must
travel... have a winter survival kit with you and make sure your
cell phone is fully charged. If you get stranded... stay with
your vehicle.





Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:56 AM EST on January 26, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 27, 2015


... Coastal Flood Warning in effect from 11 PM this evening to
7 am EST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a coastal
Flood Warning... which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to
7 am EST Tuesday. The coastal Flood Watch is no longer in effect.

* Location... coastal areas of New Jersey and Delaware...
including Delaware Bay.

* Coastal flooding... moderate flooding is anticipated around the
time of Monday night's high tide.

* At Sandy Hook... New Jersey (sandy hook bay) high tide occurs
at 107 am Tuesday... with a forecast tide level of 7.5 to 8.0
feet above mean lower low water.

* At Seaside Heights... New Jersey (oceanfront) high tide occurs
at 1237 am Tuesday... with a forecast tide level near 7.0 feet
above mean lower low water.

* At Atlantic City... New Jersey (oceanfront) high tide occurs
at 1250 am Tuesday... with a forecast tide level near 7.0 feet
above mean lower low water.

* At Cape May... New Jersey (oceanfront) high tide occurs at 124
am Tuesday... with a forecast tide level 7.5 to 8.0 feet above
mean lower low water.

* At Lewes... Delaware (delaware bay) high tide occurs at 159 am
Tuesday... with a forecast tide level near 7.0 feet above mean
lower low water.

* At Rehoboth Beach... Delaware (oceanfront) high tide occurs at
1259 am... with a forecast tide level near 7.0 feet above mean
lower low water.

* High tide on the back bays... along Delaware Bay and along
Raritan Bay occurs later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* Impacts... numerous roadways will flood and minor to moderate
property damage is likely. The Tides and wave action will
result in moderate to severe beach erosion.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning indicates that moderate or major tidal
flooding is imminent or occurring. Be prepared for rising water
levels and take appropriate action to protect life and property.
Follow the recommendations of local emergency management
officials.

Do not drive your vehicle through flood waters. The water may be
deeper than you think. You will be putting yourself in danger and
your vehicle may be damaged... leading to costly repairs.

For a list of the impact of different tide heights in your
County... please go to www.Erh.NOAA.Gov/phi/tides.Htm (all in
lower case).






Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:20 AM 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

New Jersey

... Burlington County...
   Mount Holly WFO 0.1 412 am 1/26 NWS office

... Mercer County...
   Ewing 0.3 414 am 1/26 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

... Monroe County...
   Gilbert 0.3 414 am 1/26 penndot
   Stroudsburg 0.2 415 am 1/26 penndot


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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
California - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Watch , Blizzard Warning
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Winter Weather Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Freezing Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Advisory
Indiana - Special Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Coastal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Watch , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Blizzard Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Tennessee - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning
Vermont - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Washington - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Record Report
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