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The Honorable Mayor of Ridley Park has issued a State of Emergency for Ridley Park and the National Weather Service In Mount Holly has issued a blizzard Warning** in effect from Friday night into Sunday morning ....
Snow accumulations of 12 to 18 inches with sustained winds 20 to 30 mph and frequent gusts up to 40 mph should produce whiteout conditions and extremely hazardous travel. Temperatures during the storm will fluctuate from the upper 20's to lower 30s. Visibility will be reduced to 1/4 mile or less during periods of the storm making travel on foot and by car extremely hazardous.
URGE NOT TRAVEL DURING THIS STORM
Wet snow will cling to wires and trees which could down wires and cause power outages. Roads will become impassable from snow accumulation.
1. Park vehicles in driveways and neighbors driveways
2. Keep fire hydrants clean and visible
3. Stay indoors during the main storm
4. Outdoor pets will need shelter too
5. Extreme caution when walking on roadways & highways with reduced visibility
Dial 911 for all Police and Fire emergencies
Stay aware of fallen power lines.
Contact PECO on TWITTER, or
Phone PECO 800.841.4141
Snowfall and ice accumulation forecast maps for this latest event are available online.
**A blizzard warning means there is severe winter weather approaching with falling and/or blowing snow strong winds, poor visibility and life threatening conditions. This can lead to whiteout conditions and travel on foot and by vehicle will be dangerous.