Speed restrictions posted on Garden State Parkway, New Jersey Turnpike due to snowstorm

The state Department of Transportation has posted speed restrictions on the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike.

The state Department of Transportation has posted speed restrictions on the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike.

The state Department of Transportation has posted speed restrictions on the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike. (1/2/14)

ROCKAWAY - The state Department of Transportation has posted speed restrictions on the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike.

In North Jersey, the snow started falling at around 5:30 p.m. Thursday and many roadways continue to be snow-covered. Municipalities are asking residents to stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary.

The temperature will be dropping into the single digits overnight.

Snowfall totals are expected to be between 6 and 9 inches across the state.
 

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