New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has issued a state of emergency for New Jersey, effective at noon on Saturday-19-January.
The governor also issued a commercial travel restriction on all roads north of I-95, but not including the New Jersey Turnpike.
Locally the Bogota men's Basketball game for Sunday-20-January at Passaic Valley has been canceled. No make up date is being planned.
The National Weather Service has issued the following advisory:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an inch expected. * WHERE...Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York. * WHEN...From 4 PM this afternoon to 10 AM EST Sunday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Gusty winds, snow, and ice accumulation may bring down tree limbs and power lines. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The Bogota Police have issued the following announcement:
Snow and ice between 1-3 inches is predicted tonight into tomorrow morning.
extending through this weekend.
Sub-Freezing temperature are forecast for Monday-21-January
Be prepared now and be aware that no vehicles can park on any roadway,
except the areas listed below, when over 2 inches accumulate. Vehicles WILL be able to park in the following locations ONLY: WEST SIDE OF TOWN All and ONLY areas where overnight parking is permitted. This includes Orchard Terrace, West Fort Lee Road, West Grove Street (between Elm Ave and Linden Ave). In addition, the WEST SIDE of Larch Avenue will be used for additional needs of residents. EAST SIDE OF TOWN All and ONLY areas where overnight parking is permitted. This includes West Shore Avenue (angled parking only, railroad track side), Ridgefield Avenue, East Fort Lee Road, Leonia Avenue, and Palisade Avenue (in front of 15 Palisade Avenue). #boroughofbogota #bogotanj#bogotapolicedepartment#bogotapolicedept
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