1st day of spring brings snow to NJ

Spring has finally arrived in New Jersey, but it unfortunately brought snow along with it.

The first day of spring has brought snow to New Jersey.

The first day of spring has brought snow to New Jersey. (3/20/15)

EDISON - Spring has finally arrived in New Jersey, but it unfortunately brought snow along with it.

The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for most of the state.

The snow is mostly expected to accumulate on colder surfaces, like grassy lawns. Roads and sidewalks may not see as much accumulation, but what does fall could turn very slushy.

As evening temperatures drop, ice could develop on roadways, making driving dangerous. The New Jersey state police report over 100 accidents have been reported since the snow started to fall. Nearly 200 motorists required help from patrols because of the snow.

Speed restrictions have been placed on the Turnpike and Parkway. Drivers are urged to use caution while traveling.

Most New Jerseyans who spoke with News 12 New Jersey say they are tired of the snow and hope the warmer weather comes to the state soon.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A North Jersey Coast Line train struck a 1 Family escapes car before it's hit by train
VIDEO: Deal reached on Rockland sheriff's deputies contract 2 VIDEO: Deal reached on Rockland sheriff's deputies contract
VIDEO: Yonkers Mayor Spano delivers State of the 3 VIDEO: Yonkers Mayor Spano delivers State of the City address, Part 1
VIDEO: Sneak peek at new Seaside Heights roller 4 VIDEO: Sneak peek of new Seaside Heights roller coaster
Some victims of Superstorm Sandy will be forced 5 Some Sandy victims under pressure to pay back funds

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE