Weather

September 17, 2017

TROPICAL STORM WATCH ISSUED BY NWS FOR CAPE MAY COUNTY

The National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for Cape May County as Hurricane Jose continues to track on a path in the ocean, off the coast of New Jersey. The Watch means conditions are favorable for windy conditions at the Jersey Shore with rip currents, beach erosion, the potential for showers and [...]

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September 17, 2017

“JOSE” BRINGS RIP CURRENTS, THREAT OF WINDY WEATHER

Hurricane Jose is still expected to pass our region several hundred miles off the coast on Tuesday. However, there is a strong risk of rip currents along the beaches, with the potential for gusty winds and some showers Monday night through Tuesday. Emergency management officials suggest you monitor the forecast, including the exclusive Accu Weather [...]

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September 15, 2017

SWELLS, RIP CURRENTS POSSIBLE FROM JOSE EARLY NEXT WEEK

Sea swells and rip currents are both possible from Tropical Storm Jose here at the Jersey Shore. The latest forecast from the National Weather Service puts Jose’s cone partially over New Jersey Monday into Tuesday. Some rain and wind is also possible from Jose, which could gain strength in the Atlantic.

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September 12, 2017

HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FROM STORMS

There’s a high risk of rip currents along local beaches today due to former Hurricane Irma and from active Hurricane Jose. The National Weather Service predicts seas will build throughout the day today that will enhance the risk of rip currents along the beaches.