Snow Statement 01.21.14

Posted: 01/21/14

WEATHER STATEMENT: January 21, 2014

Winter Storm Emergency Warning is in effect until 6:00 AM Wednesday, January 22, 2014.

  • Snow accumulations: 3 to 7 inches this morning with the possibility of an additional 3 to 7 inches of accumulation this evening.
  • Impact: Travel will become hazardous today as snow accumulates
    and temperatures fall through the teens. Blowing and drifting will add to the winter travel hazards.
  • Wind: NE at 6mph, increasing to 15-25 mph with gusts of 35 mph by tonight.
  • Temperatures: Falling into single digits by Tuesday Evening with wind chill near 9 Below Zero.

Warminster Township has declared a Winter Storm Emergency and is enforcing Ordinance 625 including subsections 603 & 604 and Ordinance 702 in its entirety

  • Remove all vehicles from the street
  • Do not shovel, push, plow, or otherwise cause snow to be placed onto the public roadway
  • Remove all snow and ice from your sidewalks within 24 hours after snow has ceased
  • Clear any fire hydrant on your property within 24 hours after snow has ceased.
  • Remove any basketball courts or other objects that protrude into the roadway.

Buck County has issued a CODE BLUE weather alert until Thursday, January 30th.

  • The Bucks County Emergency Management Agency has made arrangements with the on-call churches, Woodside Presbyterian Church in Yardley, Trinity Episcopal Church in Buckingham and West Swamp Mennonite Church in Quakertown, to activate their emergency shelters. The on-call churches will coordinate transportation, temporary shelter, food and other necessities. Click here for shelter Information.

 Click here to read Ordinance 625

Click here to read Ordinance 702

 In case of emergency, DIAL 911.