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    NEWSLETTERS

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    People have been hiding under their umbrellas as the snow has continued to fall.

    All Philadelphia public and parochial schools are CLOSED. Check here for your latest weather updates.

    The National Weather Service has upgraded and extended the Winter Weather Advisory to a Winter Storm Warning for parts of the area.

    A Winter Storm Warning was in effect until 4 a.m. Wednesday for Philadelphia and Delaware counties in Pennsylvania and Salem, Gloucester, Camden, Cumberland and Atlantic counties in New Jersey.

     Expect some slick roads, driveways and sidewalks Wednesday morning.


    Click here for the latest school closings and delays!
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    Wednesday morning quick weather update:

  • Most of the snow is over for Phila.
  • There's just a few snow showers in parts of Delaware and South Jersey into Salem county
  • The wind is increasing; temps. are increasing
  • 24 degrees in Phila.
  • Temps. this afternoon will barely creep into the 30s
  • 9:00 a.m. = 26 degrees
  • noon = 30 degrees
  • Later this afternoon = 31 degrees
  • Snow on ground will stay with the cold temps.
  • The last few snow flakes ended this morning
  • We will see breaks of sunshine as we go into this afternoon
  • Combination of clouds and sunshine today
  • There will be breezy winds -- the northwesterly winds are up to 15 mps
  • Temperatures today = Highs in the upper 20s; Lows in the 30s
  • Tonight will be FRIGID -- down to 13 degrees for Center City
  • Temperatures could be in the single digits for suburbs

    Latest Snow Totals
    Here are the snow accumulation amounts:

  • Philadelphia - 4"
  • Willow Grove - 4"
  • Allentown - 1.4"
  • Phoenixville - 3.6"
  • Bensalem - 3.5"
  • Atlantic City - 1.8"
  • Mount Holly - 2.5"
  • Sicklerville - 1.8"
  • Cape May - 1.3"
  • Wilmington - 0.5"

    Another arctic blast blows in Wednesday into Thursday, with wind chills as low as the single digits Thursday morning.

    The cold blast will be brief -- expect a big warm up to start Friday and continue throughout the weekend.

    Here are the snow accumulation amounts: Here are the snow accumulation amounts: