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SPARROWS’ SENSE OF SNOW?

Sparrows2 A flock of sparrows took shelter beneath a car parked on Broad Street in Red Bank Friday afternoon. What do they know that we don't?

The National Weather Service has a winter weather advisory in effect for the Red Bank region from 7a to midnight Saturday.

What's that mean? From the NWS:

LIGHT SNOW COULD ARRIVE BEFORE NOON IN THE COUNTY & BECOME
STEADIER & HEAVIER DURING THE AFTERNOON. SLEET. FREEZING RAIN
AND RAIN SHOULD MIX IN WITH THE SNOW TOWARD EVENING.ESPECIALLY
CLOSER TO THE COAST. A WINTRY MIX OF RAIN. SLEET.FREEZING
RAIN & SNOW SHOULD OCCUR DURING THE EVENING BEFORE PRECIPITATION
CHANGES BACK TO SNOW BEFORE ENDING.

FINAL SNOW & SLEET ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD AVERAGE BETWEEN 2 AND 5 INCHES WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS WELL INLAND.


Sparrows

THERE IS SOMEUNCERTAINTY AS TO HOW QUICKLY OR HOW MUCH A CHANGEOVER WILL OCCUR AND AMOUNTS MIGHT HAVE TO BE ADJUSTED WITH LATER FORECASTS. FOR MOST AREAS THIS SHOULD BE A PLOWABLE SNOW.

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT DRIVING WILL BECOME MORE DIFFICULT AND
HAZARDOUS AS SAT CONTINUES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL. PLEASE GIVE
YOURSELF EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION & LEAVE PLENTY OF
SPACE BETWEEN YOURSELF & THE VEHICLES AROUND. HEAVIER SNOW
SHOULD FALL IN PLACES TO THE NORTHWEST.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW.SLEET.OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS & LIMITED VISIBILITIES.& USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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