Officials watch for high winds generated by Hurricane Arthur ahead of Asbury Park fireworks
Fireworks scheduled for the beach at Asbury Park Friday night could be in jeopardy if Hurricane Arthur brings high winds to the area.
The fireworks are set off from the sand just south of Convention Hall. Fire officials began measuring the tides yesterday to see just how high the water is coming in, so they know where to safely place the shells.
The wind is also a factor. "The rain isn't...