Guess we’re in for another round of supermarket frenzy.
The National Weather Service says the Red Bank area may get four or more inches of snow from a storm that’s expected to begin late tonight and last into Friday.
And now, we go to the nation’s weatherbot, which obviously has its caps lock key on:
A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
YET ANOTHER COASTAL STORM IS FORECAST TO AFFECT OUR AREA LATER
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND INTO FRIDAY. AT THIS TIME SNOW AMOUNTS MAY
AVERAGE AT LEAST 4 INCHES OVER THE NORTHEAST MARYLAND
SHORE…DELAWARE…SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY…AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST
PENNSYLVANIA…AND 6 INCHES OVER EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA AND CENTRAL
NEW JERSEY. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE WITH THIS POTENTIAL
STORM…SO DRIFTING AND BLOWING SNOW ARE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
Here’s the extended forecast:
Today: Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind between 8 and 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight: A chance of rain before 1am, then snow. Low around 33. North wind between 3 and 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday: Snow. High near 34. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 13 mph increasing to between 19 and 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Thursday Night: Snow. Low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind between 22 and 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday: Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind between 16 and 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.