PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There is a blizzard warning set for parts of the Jersey Shore as a major winter system — a Nor’easter — comes into view for the entire region. The warning is in effect for Cape May, Atlantic, and southern Burlington Counties.
A blizzard warning means there will be whiteout conditions with limited visibility. Wind gusts of up to 50 mph are also possible.
New Jersey is now under a state of emergency.
Numerous counties are under a winter storm warning. Those counties include: lower Bucks, lower Montgomery, Philadelphia, Delaware, New Castle, Cumberland, Salem, Camden, Gloucester, north Burlington, and Mercer.