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November 22, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – In anticipation of plummeting overnight temperatures, the city has called for a Code Blue alert from the evening of Monday, Nov. 22, to the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 23. Unity Square Community Center at 81 Remsen Avenue will be open overnight as a warming center between 7 p.m.

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SOMERSET, NJ - The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for Franklin and surrounding areas, as a Nor'easter is expected to roll through New Jersey., with rain, heavy at times, expected beginning this evening and continuing through much, if not all day on Tuesday. Widespread ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Betty Williams sat in her wheelchair and shook her head. So much of her belongings - food, clothes, furniture and more - was being piled at the curb in front of their home on John Street by her daughter and grandson. “It’s heartbreaking,” she said. “I didn’t even want to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Michele Jarvis sat alone on the steps outside Lord Stirling Elementary School on Redmond Street, sporting her Pittsburgh Steelers shirt, listening to music, and trying not to think about the chaotic scene awaiting her at home. The lifelong New Brunswick resident has lived ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ —  Some roads remain flooded around New Brunswick as the Raritan River rose over its banks shutting down Route 18, a major thoroughfare to the city. The remnants of Hurricane Ida dumped 6.99 inches of rain on the city yesterday. Some residents were evacuated during the storm ...

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UPDATE: The Franklin Township Police Department issued an alert at 9:42 pm saying parts of Easton Avenue, Veronica Avenue, South Middlebush Road, and Canal Road have been flooded. "Please remain off the roads - more info to follow," the FTPD said in an alert. SOMERSET, NJ — A tornado ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Tropical Storm Elsa is due to arrive in New Jersey tonight. Although Franklin is not in the direct path of the storm, there is a chance the cyclone can move and make an impact on the town.  The National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm warning this morning for Elsa, ...

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NEW JERSEY - The cool Fourth of July was a nice respite from last week's extreme heat, but the extreme temperatures will be back tomorrow. It could feel as hot as 102 degrees on Tuesday, the National Weather Service predicts. A heat advisory is in effect from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. on July 6, with ...

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SOMERSET, NJ — A flash flood warning is in effect for Somerset County until 6:15 p.m. as thunderstorms carrying heavy rain hit the area, the National Weather Service announced. A flash flood warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. “Turn around, don't drown when encountering ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for New Jersey, starting from 4am on Thursday morning until 10am on Friday.  The anticipated coastal low is in the process of forming and will likely position itself slightly farther out to sea than models indicated ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – What a difference a day makes. Or two.  After the mix of sleet, ice, and a lot of rain from the Monday night storm, we got to enjoy a beautiful day on Tuesday to allow a lot of the existing snow to melt away.  This was a wonderful hint of warmer early spring days ahead.  Not ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Some positive news on the weather for a change.  The coastal storm forecast for tonight into tomorrow has moved much closer to the coast, and further inland.  This has allowed both warmer temperatures to influence, and dry sections to begin to infiltrate the storm.  This has ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Another winter weather advisory has been posted by the National Weather Service that will commence Monday afternoon through early Tuesday morning. A second coastal storm will make its way into New Jersey Monday afternoon, following that same path as Saturday night’s weather ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The latest in the series of storms on what has previously been dubbed a conveyor belt will be making its appearance on Saturday evening.  The latest models have all come into agreement that the coastal low will form in the Mid-Atlantic region and track up the New Jersey coast ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for tonight until Noon on Thursday.  Temperatures will stay below or near freezing, and the cold air will meet up with a system moving from west to east. Light snow will start in mid-evening and is expected to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Confidence remains high that a significant coastal storm will leave all of New Jersey with measurable, and in most areas plowable snow by the end of Sunday.  The Saturday models have brought some previously mentioned variables into play, and with that, some adjustments to the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Gas up your snowblowers again!  For all those that simply hate the winter, apologies from mother nature are in order. For those who love the snow, this is a week you have dreamed about for a decade.  For the second time in a week, a significant to major snowstorm seems poised ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The first flakes of the monster storm have arrived in south and central New Jersey.  It will be very light to flurries for most of the day and early evening before exploding into blizzard conditions for the majority of New Jersey through Tuesday morning. As noted previously, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – After two years of little to no snow, mother nature has said enough is enough.  The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for all but the farthest northern counties of New Jersey, and it is likely to encompass the entire state by the time the first flakes ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – As expected, the Friday storm passed far to our south, and as that occurred, the big chill arrived to spend part of the weekend with us.  We will continue to see the coldest temps in two years for the next day or two.  This extreme cold is actually helping to feed into the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – For those waiting for the big snowstorm we have been deprived of over the past couple of years, the wait will need to continue.  Two storm systems developing this week will provide some white winter weather for a good part of New Jersey, but neither storm is showing much ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A number of roads are closed in Bridgewater and around Somerset County due to flooding following Thursday night's storm. Old York Road bridge between Branchburg Township and Bridgewater River Road in Hillsborough between Roycefield Road and Lyman Street Bridge in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – This storm is shaping up to be one of the largest December storms in recent memory, for parts of the state, but not all.  As we have indicated in the forecasts leading up to its arrival, the uncertainty as to many of the components of this storm made it very difficult to ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Franklin Township is bracing for the first major snowstorm of the season. According to the National Weather Service, Wednesday night is when most areas of New Jersey will receive the peak impact from this storm. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 2:00 ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The entire state of New Jersey is now under a winter storm watch for a robust Nor’easter that will commence Wednesday afternoon, and lasting well into Thursday morning.  The storm that is leaving the area today has pulled cold air into the area, and a blocking high pressure ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - With the official start of winter only a week away, it appears that Franklin Township will get a head start on things over the next 24 hours.  A small wake up call will be delivered today, and then what is shaping up to be a solid blast of snow will pound the entirety of the state of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Mother nature has decided to get involved in 2020 as well. With the official start of winter only a week away, it appears that New Jersey and the entirety of the mid-Atlantic and northeast will get a head start on things over the next 24 hours.  A small wake up call will be ...

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