Thursday, January 24, 2013
With the wind chill, it feels like 5°F today. Get used to it: frigid temps will endure all weekend.
Thursday, January 24
The powerful storm that was expected to hit the Middletown area starting tomorrow looks to have weakened and the National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting much less snowfall to cover our area. Hazardous weather is predicted for travelers. Judging from how much accident havoc was caused by a light snowfall on the Garden State Parkway Monday night, motorists are advised to take heed. According to the most recent predictions from the NWS the storm is expected to arrive Friday afternoon and sprinkle between a half-inch to three inches on the ground. The snowfall may not be as bad as what was originally predicted but the temperatures over the next few days will remain at or below the freezing mark. Starting Friday the high is expected …
Monday, December 10, 2012
No Snow in the forecast
The wet weather that arrived this weekend looks to continue into Tuesday according to the National Weather Service (NWS) but after that the sun should make an extended appearance in our area. Starting today the rain will continue but with a high of 65 degrees it will at least be a warm day after the predicted fog clears up. The low temperature for tonight will drop into the mid 40s as the rain is expected to continue at least through the day tomorrow. The high temperature will be around 48 degrees Tuesday before dropping down to a low of 31 degrees Tuesday night. Mostly sunny weather is predicted for Wednesday with a high of 46 before dropping down to a low of 30 for Wednesday night. There will be a slight increase on Thursday with a …
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
The National Weather Service warns there could be more power outages and further damage from lingering storm debris.
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning and a coastal flood warning for our area Wednesday, as a "powerful nor'easter" moves up from the Carolinas. Though this storm is not expected to have near the magnitude of Hurricane Sandy,nor'easters can pose serious threats. Click here to learn more. The National Weather Service is predicting that areas significantly affected by Sandy last week will be more susceptible to high winds, citing the possibility of more downed trees and increased power outages. The high wind warning is in effect from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday. Winds are expected from the north between 30-40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. "This is a particularly dangerous situation," the service said, "…
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Watch covers most of the local area
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for most of the state until 10 p.m. The track of the storms and their potential damage is not yet known but the watch covers all of Monmouth and Ocean Counties as well the surrounding counties. There is also a Hazardous Weather Outlook for much of New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania through tonight. The outlook includes the potential for powerful thunderstorms that will come with a strong cold front crossing the area later today. In addition to the risk of thunderstorms the NWS said tornadoes are also possible. The line of storms is also capable of causing hail, lightning and heavy rain. The bulk of the storm looks likely to affect our area this afternoon and into…
Monday, June 25, 2012
Some areas can even expect hail.
Monmouth County is under a severe thunderstorm warning from the National Weather Service as of 8:05 a.m. today. A line of severe storms are moving through the area, with winds in excess of 60 miles per hour as the storm moves northeast. Thunderstorms are expected through 2 p.m. Large hail is possible in some areas, with frequent lightning hitting the ground. Be aware of flooding in the area, and residents are advised to take caution if driving is necessary.
Friday, January 20, 2012
The National Weather Service is calling for snow in our area.
Monmouth County residents could see wintry weather over the next 48 hours, and for the first time since October 2011 it could cover the ground. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly issued a Winter weather warning for the area, beginning with rain and sleet tonight and very early Saturday morning and quickly turning to snow. One to three inches of snow are expected to accumulate, varying throughout the region. The snow will mix in with rain and sleet and "spread over the region" Saturday morning. But the snow may not last on the ground for very long; the weather service is calling for rising temperatures by Sunday, which will turn snow into rain. The National Weather Service says a Winter weather advisory means travelers should …
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Weather update with tips on what to do in oppressive heat
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
With temperatures expected to hit 99 degrees on Tuesday, July 12, Monmouth County has been put under a heat advisory. The heat advisory will be in effect from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday. According to the National Weather Service, the heat and humidity will create dangerous conditions, making temperatures feel like 101 degrees. The National Weather Service recommends drinking plenty of fluids, staying in an air-conditioned room, staying out of the sun and checking on neighbors and relatives. The National Weather Service also has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook in effect until 8 p.m. on Tuesday and an Air Quality Alert. A code orange air quality alert means that air pollution concentrations may become unhealthy for children; people suffering …