A low pressure system is now brewing over the southern US, which may intensify into a winter storm as it moves over Southern Ontario on Tuesday, the agency said.
-Northern Mercer, northern Middlesex, Hunterdon, Somerset, southern Warren, southern Morris, Union, essex, Hudson, eastern Bergen, eastern Passaic.
Low pressure passes over the area Tuesday with a scattered icy mix of precipitation.
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A Winter Storm Warning is now in effect for Ulster and Dutchess counties from 10 a.m. Tuesday until noon on Wednesday.
-Winter Weather Advisory. from Midnight to 7 p.m. Tuesday for Hunterdon, Mercer, Monmouth, Middlesex, and Somerset counties.
Wave heights of up to 1.5 metres are expected on Monday, while up to 2.5-metre wave heights are in the forecast for Tuesday. Another round of winter weather is on the way for Greater Danbury and the Hudson Valley with snow and some mixed precipitation. High minus 11. Wind chill minus 27 in the morning and minus 21 in the afternoon. WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy and windy.High: 28.Wind: W 15-20 miles per hour, Gusting to 30 miles per hour.
Winter storm warnings are issued when multiple types of severe winter weather are expected to occur together. This dinosaur duo was clearing snow after a storm last month.
Dan Zarrow is Chief Meteorologist for Townsquare Media New Jersey.