In the midst of what might end up to be the snowiest of the winter storms to hit the area so far this year, Bergen County residents headed outside Thursday to enjoy a snow day off. Whether you spent the day shoveling, building snowmen, or just snapping photos of the high piles of mounting snow, Patch wants you to share!
We are putting together a photo montage of snow photos from around Bergen County, and need your help to fill it up! Send your snow photos to Jessica.firstname.lastname@example.org and we will upload them to the gallery.
And, prep for snow to continue through early Friday morning, according to the following National Weather Service forecast:
- Thursday Afternoon: A chance of freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a north wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
- Thursday Night: Freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
- Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 11 to 16 mph.