MORRISTOWN, NJ - A winter storm warning has been issued for the Morristown area Saturday evening through Sunday. 

According to the National Weather Service, snow will begin after 5pm on Saturday. Snow and sleet before 2am, with accumulations of 4 to 8 inches of snow possible.

The Department of Public Safety is advising residents to be prepared. 

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Travel could be very difficult at any point during the storm. Rapidly falling temperatures Sunday afternoon into the evening could cause any standing water to quickly freeze over. Strong wind gusts Sunday afternoon into the night could bring down tree limbs and power lines.

The advisory is in effect until Sunday afternoon.