We just got new information about tonight's weather from The National Weather Service and I wanted to pass this along. They have issued a tornado watch for a bunch of New Jersey counties for this afternoon into tonight. Scroll down for all the details. Thanks Ida.
There will be a new item added to your Jersey Shore weather forecast. It’s a Rip Current forecast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are launching this nationwide effort with the hopes of ocean swimmers lives.
According to the National Weather Service, the storm that caused so much damage in Toms River was NOT caused by a tornado, but from "straight-line winds" associated with a strong cold front moving rapidly East.
Wind gusts were reported at 60-80 mph...