Advisory: Winter Storm Warning

IMG_20131210_115137982…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 5 PM EST TUESDAY…

* HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES…ALONG WITH AROUND A TRACE OF ICE.

* TIMING…BEGINNING BY DAWN TUESDAY AND LASTING INTO THE
AFTERNOON. THE SNOW WILL TAPER BY DUSK TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS…MODERATE TO SEVERE TRAVEL IMPACTS DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE. ICY ROADS AFTER THE SNOW…SINCE TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING LATE TUESDAY…AND LAST FOR A FEW DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW…SLEET…AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

Residents are urged to move vehicles off of streets to allow for efficient plowing of roadways.  Public Works plows will be on the road throughout the storm.  Roads will be cleared based upon priority:  Main arteries will be plowed and salted as necessary throughout the storm, followed by primary streets through neighborhoods, and then secondary roads and cul-de-sacs will be cleared last.  Please be patient. 

State Highway 70 is maintained by the NJDOT.

Stokes Road/Main St/Mt. Holly Road, Tuckerton Road, Church Road, Taunton Road/Blvd, Himmelein Road, Tomlinson Mill Road, and Evesboro Road are plowed and salted by the Burlington County Highway Department as they are County Highways..

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