FLANDERS - Residents across the state aren't taking the winter storm watch lightly and have started stocking up on necessary supplies.

Lowe's employees in Flanders said they expect to get a huge wave of customers within the next few hours trying to pick up the remaining snow blowers left in stock.

The storm is expected to bring up to 6 inches in the northern parts of the state. While central and southern New Jersey are expected to see less, with central only receiving up to 3 inches.