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Tuesday, Nov. 6 Update for Berkeley Heights Residents


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The Good news is that Summit Medical Group Is on Line with Regular Power.                                                                         

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Weather for the National Service:


§  Tonight Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Northeast wind 5 to 14 mph.

§  Wednesday Rain and snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

§  Wednesday Night Rain and snow. Low around 31. Blustery, with a north wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

§  Thursday A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

§  Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph.

§  Friday Sunny, with a high near 52.       Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

§  Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

While the snow may not be significant on the roads, it will unfortunately stick to wires and trees

Here is the Really Bad news:

JCP&L Crews have been pulled for this area and  yesterdays estimate have been revised the new one is no restoration until Friday Nov. 9th with 222 on the 9th and 497 on Sat. Nov. 10th. For a total of 719. We currently have 956 out so that will leave 237 still out past Saturday. This is by far the worse number we have had. JCP&L will not share what streets will be on and when.  They have indicated that the numbers may not be accurate!

Don Lynch indicated to me on a conference call that he expects to be done by Sunday night or Monday morning>

Folks I have received over 75 Emails today and while I would love to communicate with you one on one  I can’t  answer everyone personally. Please include your Question and I will give you the answer I have or try to get you the most accurate one.  I will include you on this email blast if you like.


Have you spoken with the Governor’s office? Yes on a Daily Basis and also to Legislators, Members of Congress  they are well aware of the opportunities.

Have you been in touch with JCP&L?  Yes too many times per day.

Why don’t you have more accurate numbers? Because JCP&L doesn’t have accurate numbers. What they give me I send out to you.

When will I get power back….??? If I knew and it was accurate that I would be a  very popular.


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