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West Essex Weather for Wednesday, Jan. 22

Carolyne Volpe Curley

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • 1:06am

 

Updated as of 1:13 a.m. Wednesday

WINTER STORM WARNING

At 9:56 p.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for northeast New Jersey, including West Essex. The warning will be in effect until 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Temperatures will remain below freezing with very low wind chills for the full week ahead. 

Snow has been falling since 8:35 a.m. Tuesday
It's currently 11°  ~ Wind chill:

Area Closings and Late Openings
For a complete list of area school early dismissals, see TAP's article: 
Closings and Cancellations Due to Winter Storm Janus 



  • Low:   6° ~ Wind chill: -11°
    3am to 8am 
     
  • High: 15° ~ Wind chill:  
    2pm to 4pm

  • 12am to 7pm
    BREEZY: 13–15 mph, Moderate breeze
    WIND GUSTS: WINDY: 23-25mph, Strong breeze
     
  • 7pm to 12am 
    BREEZY: 5–7 mph, Light breeze 
  • Mostly Sunny
  • Sunset: 5:02 p.m.


 
Radar as of 1am Wednesday Credit: Wunderground
 
  • 12am to 3am
    76% likely chance of Snow

  • 3am to 6am 
    44% scattered chance of Snow

FORECAST
January 23
  • Low:    1°
    High: 19° ~ Wind chill:
     
  • All seems clear
January 24
  • Low:    4° ~ Wind chill: -10°
    High: 18° ~ Wind chill:    5°
     
  • All seems clear
January 25
  • Low:  11° ~ Wind chill:   -3°
    High: 28° ~ Wind chill:  17°
     
  • 11am to 12am 
    45% scattered chance of Snow

January 26
The temperature drops throughout the day
  • High: 22° ~ Wind chill:
    Low:  11° ~ Wind chill:
  • 12am to 3am 
    34% widely scattered chance of Snow

January 27
  • Low:   5° ~ Wind chill:   -7°
    High: 22° ~ Wind chill:  10°
     
  • All seems clear
January 28
  • Low:  11° ~ Wind chill:   -2°
    High: 22° ~ Wind chill:  10°
     
  • All seems clear
Update from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Weather Service station located in Fairfield's Essex County Airport.  
 
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