Snow Changes To Rain As Winter Storm Moves Through Our Area - New York News

Snow Changes To Rain As Winter Storm Moves Through Our Area

Posted: Updated:
A look at Ultimate Doppler HD as of 9:29 a.m. Wednesday. A look at Ultimate Doppler HD as of 9:29 a.m. Wednesday.
SkyFOX flies over a PennDOT facility as trucks prepare for Wednesday's storm. SkyFOX flies over a PennDOT facility as trucks prepare for Wednesday's storm.
The results of a Wednesday storm are seen in Delaware County. The results of a Wednesday storm are seen in Delaware County.
PHILADELPHIA -

The snow that fell earlier Wednesday changed over to rain as a winter storm makes its way through our area.

FOX 29 Weather Authority is tracking the low pressure system, which brought a mix of wintry weather to the area and snow to the north and west.

In Delaware County, FOX 29's Chris O'Connell reported wet and slushy conditions on area roads during Wednesday night rush hour.

Earlier Wednesday, SkyFOX flew over the PennDOT lot in Hunting Park as crews filled up trucks to prepare for the storm.

PennDOT officials say 180 trucks were loaded and ready to go with a total of 139,000 pounds of salt. Crews were planning to focus on Chester and Montgomery counties.

The National Weather Service says between 1.5 to 2 inches of rain could fall across the area.

A flood watch goes into effect Wednesday night for several areas in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, including Philadelphia, Burlington and Camden counties.

The National Weather Service has also issued winter weather and wind advisories.

Get the latest weather alerts on the myfoxphilly.com weather alerts page.

Temperatures should remain in the 40s Wednesday and Thursday with highs in the 30s for the rest of the week.

Rain will remain a part of the forecast through Thursday night.

By Friday, you can expect partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the 30s.

Track the weather in your neighborhood on the myfoxphilly.com weather page.

  • Caitlin RothMore>>

  • Tips To Prepare For A Hurricane

    Tips To Prepare For A Hurricane

    Sunday, October 28 2012 12:23 PM EDT2012-10-28 16:23:00 GMT
    The National Weather Service says the latest storm track for Hurricane Sandy "poses a direct threat to our region."
    The National Weather Service says the latest storm track for Hurricane Sandy "poses a direct threat to our region."
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Dog found inside abandoned LI house

    Dog found inside abandoned LI house

    Friday, July 25 2014 7:03 AM EDT2014-07-25 11:03:02 GMT
    Officials say a dog found in an abandoned Long Island house was so matted and the nails so overgrown that the pooch could barely walk.
    Officials say a dog found in an abandoned Long Island house was so matted and the nails so overgrown that the pooch could barely walk.
  • The Big Idea

    Making New York City more energy efficient

    Making New York City more energy efficient

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:45 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:45:43 GMT
    More than half the population of New York City rides public transportation to work. No other metropolis in this country even approaches that percentage or the MTA's total number of riders. For that reason, New York likely ranks as the most energy-efficient city in the nation. But what would it take to make the city even more energy-efficient or even self-sufficient?
    More than half the population of New York City rides public transportation to work. No other metropolis in this country even approaches that percentage or the MTA's total number of riders. For that reason, New York likely ranks as the most energy-efficient city in the nation. But what would it take to make the city even more energy-efficient or even self-sufficient?
  • Bronx supermarket fire

    Bronx supermarket fire

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:19 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:19:31 GMT
    Authorities say a child and two firefighters have been injured in an overnight fire that spread through a Bronx supermarket.
    Authorities say a child and two firefighters have been injured in an overnight fire that spread through a Bronx supermarket.
Powered by WorldNow
Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices