Posted January 4, 2018 at 4:59:00 PM EST
...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM FRIDAY TO NOON
* WHAT...Blizzard conditions occurring. Very cold wind chills
expected. Travel will be very dangerous to impossible,
including during the evening commute. Tree branches could fall
as well. Expect wind chills to range from 0 to 15 below zero.
* WHERE...Portions of central and southern New Jersey and
* WHEN...For the Blizzard Warning, until 7 PM EST this evening.
For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 1 AM Friday to noon EST
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will
cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
drifting of the snow is likely. The cold wind chills will
cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.
A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. 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. If you get
stranded, stay with your vehicle. The latest road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and