NJ deals with latest winter storm

NJ deals with latest winter storm

NJ deals with latest winter storm (2/5/14)

EDISON - New Jersey faced the second winter storm to hit the state this week.

Gov. Chris Christie declared a state of emergency Tuesday night in anticipation of hazardous conditions around the state. Christie also authorized the closing of state offices Wednesday for all non-essential employees. 

Thousands of power outages were reported across the state due to the icing conditions.

Hundreds of schools were either closed or started late today.

Speed restrictions are in place along the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. Flooding was also reported in several spots.

Many areas are still digging out from a storm that dumped more than 9 inches of snow on Monday.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

From left to right: New Jersey State Trooper 1 New Jersey state troopers help deliver baby on I-287
The Pascack Valley High School girls lacrosse team 2 HS lacrosse team 'adopts' 8-year-old fighting brain cancer
An Amtrak power problem in one of the 3 More headaches for LIRR riders after Amtrak power problem
Sea Cliff's Troy Ramey was voted off 'The 4 Elisa's Entertainment for 4/26
5 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

What does a State of Emergency mean? What does a State of Emergency mean?

Many News 12 New Jersey viewers have asked - What does a state of emergency

On Ideal Court in Nutley, the culdesac does Salt shortage means dangerous side streets

Several municipalities in the Garden State say they have a shortage of salt, which could

Snow-fighting methods are becoming depleted after multiple bouts Repeated snowstorms deplete resources

Snow-fighting methods are becoming depleted after multiple bouts with winter weather this season, taking a

News 12 Storm Watch Weather: Dangerous storm hit NJ

A second bout of winter weather is headed our way, bringing snow, ice and sleet

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