5.0" Snow Wednesday; West Essex Weather for Tuesday, Feb. 4

February 3, 2014 at 11:43 PM

Updated as of  3:51 p.m. Tuesday 
Snow accumulations have dropped to 5.0" 

The current temperature is 32°  

  • Tuesday beginning at 9 p.m., there will be a widely scattered chance of Snow.  
  • At 12:18 p.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for northeast New Jersey, including West Essex. The Warning is expected to be in effect Wednesday from 12 a.m. until 6 p.m. The Warning was issued because of the likelihood of heavy snow, sleet and freezing rain. 
  • Beginning at midnight on Wednesday morning, there will be a Likely to Definite chance of Snow, Freezing Rain and Sleet until 3 p.m.Scattered snow should continue until 6 p.m.
  • Total Accumulation:  5.0" by 1pm

  • Low:  10°
    6am to 7am
  • High:  34° 
    4pm to 5pm
  • 12am to 12am
    CALM:  1–3 mph, Light air
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Sunset: 5:18 p.m. 

Radar as of 3:30pm Tuesday Credit: Wunderground
  • 9pm to 12am 
    27% widely scattered chance of Snow
February 5
The temperature drops throughout the day
  • High: 34° ~ Wind chill:  28° 
    Low:  26° ~ Wind chill:  21°
  • 12am to 3am
    85% highly likely chance of Snow 
    New accumulation: 0.3" by 1am 
  • 3am to 12pm
    Heavy Fog
    100% DEFINITE chance of Snow, Freezing Rain and Sleet
    New accumulation: 3.8" by 7am ~ Total Accumulation: 4.1" by 7am
  • 12pm to 3pm
    Heavy Fog
    66% likely chance of Snow, Freezing Rain and Sleet
    New accumulation: 0.9" by 1pm ~ Total Accumulation: 5.0" by 1pm
  • 3pm to 6pm
    Heavy Fog
    51% scattered chance of Snow and Freezing Rain
February 6
  • Low:  20° ~ Wind chill:  10°
    High: 29° ~ Wind chill:  21°
  • All seems clear
February 7
  • Low:  16° ~ Wind chill:    9°
    High: 29° ~ Wind chill:  23°
  • All seems clear
February 8
  • Low:  15° ~ Wind chill:   8°
    High: 30° ~ Wind chill:  23°
  • All seems clear
February 9
  • Low:  22° ~ Wind chill:  15°
    High: 32° ~ Wind chill:  23°  
  • 6am to 12pm
    32% widely scattered chance of Snow
  • 12pm to 12am
    54% scattered chance of Snow
February 10
  • Low:  19° ~ Wind chill:   5°
    High: 27° ~ Wind chill:  15°  
  • 12am to 6am
    52% scattered chance of Snow
  • 6am to 12pm
    33% widely scattered chance of Snow
Update from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Weather Service station located in Fairfield's Essex County Airport.  

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

West Essex

West Essex Football's Michael Lacovara Named West Essex Athlete of the Week

October 23, 2016

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — A captain in any sport has a plethora of responsibilities that t must take care of, but especially on a team as big as the West Essex Football Knights. Michael Lacovara, one of the 2016 captains, is known for managing these responsibilities impeccably while still excelling on the field, earning him the title of West Essex Athlete of the Week.

Lacovara has been a ...

Bronze Plaque Recognizes Essex Fells Resident as Community and Governmental Leader

October 23, 2016

NEWARK, NJ —A bronze plaque now located along Essex County Legends Way at the Essex County Government Complex in Newark was recently dedicated to Essex Fells resident Adrian Foley, former Essex County Surrogate

Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. unveiled the plaque on Oct. 13 with Essex County Deputy Chief of Staff William Payne, Freeholder Patricia ...

Upcoming Events


Fri, October 28, 12:00 PM


North Essex Chamber of Commerce "Its not just ...

Business & Finance Food & Drink


Fri, October 28, 7:00 PM

Bane Haunted House, Livingston

Last Weekend for Bane Haunted House - Buy Your ...

Arts & Entertainment


Sat, October 29, 12:00 PM

Smull Avenue Parking Lot, Caldwell

A Day at the Festival

Arts & Entertainment Education Food & Drink Giving Back Other

Join HSA of Lincoln School for "A Day at the Festival" on Saturday

October 28, 2016

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Sponsored by the HSA of Lincoln School, A Day at the Festival, a family, community event to be held on Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. (with an Oct. 30 rain date), will bring together members of the Caldwell community in a warm, friendly, family setting inspired by the fall season

Food, treats and family will be shared and enjoyed together in the Smull Avenue ...

Fit vs Fantasy: Facts, Fallacies and Fun

Many people might be reluctant to use the word “fun” in the same sentence as “fitness,” but I think they’re missing out. For example, I often enjoy using fun and fitness in the same sentence, as in “I have a lot of fun after my fitness class when I go and share a pitcher of beer with friends.” See?

Here at The Joint Chiropractic in West Caldwell, ...

Pass me a Flagel with Cream Cheese, Please

“Ummm, this is good,” said my husband with a mouthful of food. “What is it?”

I looked up from the kitchen sink where I was doing dishes.  “It’s a cronut.”

“A what?”

“A cronut.  It’s part croissant part doughnut.”

He looked at me like I had two heads.

“I was actually going to get some duffins, ...

The Price of Opportunity

I’d gladly pay you Tuesday for a World Series Ticket today.

We are hearing a lot about “long suffering” Cubs fans.  Mainly because it’s been 71 years since the Cubs appeared in a World Series, and 108 years since they have won one.  But the suffering comes not from the absence of wins.  The suffering comes from watching nine innings ad nauseam year after ...