STATEWIDE – The state of New Jersey sent out a press release Tuesday stating:
Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police and Director of the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, is asking residents and visitors of the Garden State to be mindful of a potential winter storm on Wednesday, January 26, 2011.
Colonel Fuentes is advising that all state residents and commuters prepare for Wednesday’s impending winter weather which could impact commuters. The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management is closely monitoring the approaching storm and is anticipating snow showers throughout portions of New Jersey’s southern, central and northern counties.
Drivers should adhere to those behaviors that constitute safe driving and realize that inclement weather and road conditions will impact their commute. Unnecessary travel is not recommended.
Motorists are encouraged to check for current road conditions at the New Jersey Department of Transportation website: http://www.511nj.org/.