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December 24, 2022

RARITAN BAY, NJ — Frigid temperatures are in the forecast for Sayreville and South Amboy over the next few days, with a combination of very cold air and strong winds, according to the National Weather Service. Before you plug in that space heater, keep in mind some important facts and safety ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Hurricane Nicole has been downgraded to a tropical storm and is expected to drench the East Coast of the U.S. this weekend. Showers are expected in the afternoon on Veterans Day with a 90% chance of precipitation, according to the National Weather Service.  Friday night will bring ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The National Weather Service and other forecasters predict that today will be the last day of the heatwave. The 90+ degree temperatures should break this afternoon/evening. However, there is still the potential for strong gusty winds, heavy rain, and lightning.   If you ...

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SAYREVILLE-SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- An extended heat wave and scattered thunderstorms are forecast over the next week (and possibly longer). High temperatures and high electric demand can sometimes cause scattered heat-related outages. PSE&G has been monitoring its system and are staffed and ready ...

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NEW JERSEY - With June officially marking the start of hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are encouraging residents along the Atlantic Coast to get prepared.  NOAA’s prediction for the 2022 Atlantic ...

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NEW JERSEY - With June officially marking the start of hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are encouraging residents along the Atlantic Coast to get prepared.  NOAA’s current outlook of the 2022 Atlantic ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ – The National Weather Service is predicting frigid overnight temperatures Saturday into Sunday. The weather is expected to be clear overnight with a low around 8 degrees with northeast winds around 5 mph. The service is predicting increasing clouds, with a high near 38, on ...

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SAYREVILLE/SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- In preparation for the Nor’easter, Gov. Murphy has declared a State of Emergency beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 25. The storm is predicted to impact the state with severe weather conditions starting tonight through the next several days. Executive Order No.

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The following local streets are flooded, according to the Sayreville Volunteer Fire Dept. South Minisink (near train bridge) Chevalier Ave (near the 35 entrance) Lower Main St (near Beacon Metals) Area near bottom of 35 bridge going into Perth Amboy The fire ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ — In preparation of the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a flash flood watch throughout New Jersey. The storm is expected to hit Wednesday night into Thursday with heavy rainfalls equaling five inches, scattered thunderstorms and high ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Jernee Mill Rd. was temporarily closed this morning due to a vehicle roll over. There were no injuries, but Sayreville police advise motorists to please drive carefully. TAPinto Raritan Bay is a free online newspaper serving Sayreville, South Amboy, and other communities ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ -- The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for portions of central, northern, and southern New Jersey from 4 a.m. Thursday to 10 a.m. Friday. Snow could be heavy at times in the morning and early afternoon Thursday.  A change to sleet and freezing rain ...

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SAYREVILLE-SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- Raritan Bay is currently under a Winter Weather Advisory (from the National Weather Service) for freezing rain starting Monday and continuing into Tuesday morning. Monday: A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet before noon, then a chance of freezing rain.

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SAYREVILLE/SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- Following a relatively snowless winter of 2020 (before the pandemic), Raritan Bay is getting a taste of what winters used to be like. If weather forecasters are correct, the area is about to get several inches more snow on top of what's already on the ground from ...

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NEW JERSEY — As the snowstorm continues to bear down on New Jersey, with the Northern parts taking the brunt, Gov. Phil Murphy urged residents Monday morning to stay home and off the roads. “We are now about to enter the teeth, the worst of the storm. It's going to be really bad for the next 12 ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Say it isn't snow Mel! Milltown Mel announced via a social media post he would be doing what the rest of New Jersey residents have been doing for the past 10 plus months; quarantining. Yes, that means there will not be the usual Groundhog Day celebration in Milltown on Tuesday, ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains OEM director Dennis Van Natta is offering some advice for people who don't own snowblowers and intend to start clearing their sidewalks and driveways of snow. Today, he shared a graphic with tips on how to prevent injury while shoveling: Use an ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency that took effect in the Garden State at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday. All state offices for non-essential weather related personnel are closed on Monday. All six COVID-19 mega vaccine sites will also be closed on Monday. New ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The New Jersey State Police are urging New Jersey residents to prepare for a nor’easter that will affect the entire state. Most of the state will be under a Winter Storm Warning.  The police advise that if you do not need to travel, stay home. The best way to avoid storm-related ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, and other countries in southern New Jersey from Sunday afternoon through late Monday night. Heavy snow is possible with accumulations that could total over 7 inches and wind gusts as ...

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