Spring Wonderland: Scenes from Nor'easter No. 4 in Scotch Plains-Fanwood

Fanwood Train Station Credits: John Mooney
School buses at Park Middle School were not in use on Wednesday. Credits: John Mooney
Easter Egg Hunt sign in the snow Credits: John Mooney
Scotch Plains Municipal Building Credits: John Mooney
Scotch Plains Baptist Church Credits: John Mooney
Baseball's opening day at La Grande Park is a little more than three weeks away Credits: John Mooney
Downtown Fanwood Credits: John Mooney

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The fourth Nor'easter in the past three weeks hit Scotch Plains-Fanwood on Wednesday afternoon with less severity than many meteorologists predicted during the day, but snows are expected to continue until Thursday morning.

According to the National Weather Service, overnight snow could be heavy at times with temperatures remaining around 32 and wind gusts as high as 26 mph. A total nighttime accumulation of 3 to 5 inches is possible.

Schools in the SPFK12 district will have 90-minute delay openings. The Township of Scotch Plains will open for business at 10:00 a.m.

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"We were prepared, and I am glad it was it not as bad as it could have been," said Scotch Plains Township Manager Al Mirabella. "I'm ready for spring weather."

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