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What Do People Not Understand About Clearing Snow Off Their Cars?

My drive to work today was a bit of a nail-biter. And no, it wasn't because of snowy or icy roads. It wasn't because of an accident, construction, or backed up traffic. It was because of the people who still don't understand the concept of clearing all of the snow off of their cars.

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Photo by Justin Louis
Photo by Justin Louis
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Another Round Of Very Dangerous Road Conditions Is Coming

As the snow is mostly tapering off throughout Ocean County (we're even seeing some breaks of sun here at the WOBM studios in Toms River), don't let the clearing skies fool you, we have a whole other round of dangerous conditions on the way.

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Photo by Justin Louis
Photo by Justin Louis
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Winter Driving Driving Do’s & Don’ts

As I sit here writing about an imminent snowstorm, it's weird to see the sun shining brightly and temperatures in Ocean County reaching the mid-60's.

But we are indeed expecting an appreciable impact as we head into Thursday. So I figured this would be as good a time as ever to remind everyone of some of the important rules of the road when winter weather hits.

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Pothole avoidance
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What Ocean County Roads Have The Worst Potholes?

Yes, Ocean County, we've made it to that time of year - pothole season!

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Here’s What Would Have Fallen If The Nor’easter Was Snow

With widespread coastal flooding, power outages, and high winds, this week's nor'easter hasn't been pretty. But as we sit here today on January 24th watching the last of it begin to move out, there's one thing that we can take comfort in - at least it wasn't snow.

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Temperature Gauge in the Snow
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Toms River Set A Record Last Night

Usually, setting a record is a good thing. Something to be proud of. Something to brag about and shout from the rooftops. But early this morning, Toms River stood above (or below, as the case may be) the rest of the country for a rather startling reason.

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Man with Snow Shovel
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Would You Try This Snow Removal App?

As the first storm of the year ended up dumping up to 9" of snow in some parts of Ocean County, you may have had enterprising folks with shovels knocking on your door.

Or maybe not. It seems like that practice may be a thing of the past.

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Man Shoveling Snow From the Front Walkway
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Your Winter Weather Emergency Checklists

While we dodged most of the winter weather bullet going into Friday morning, it looks like Saturday could be a different story. That being said, the Ocean County Health Department is offering a few suggestions as we head into the heart of winter.

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Snowboarder 2
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Here’s Where NJ Ranks For Worst Winters In The US

As we anticipate our first snowfall of 2017, some may be looking forward to the dusting that's about to befall Ocean County. But others (myself included) will be grumbling about it. But when we look at the country as a whole, at least we can take solace in the fact that it could be worse.

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Shocking Video Has An Important Winter Driving Message

As we get set to deal with our first snow of winter 2016-2017, it's a good time to remind Ocean County drivers of a few things that seem obvious and some others that you may not think of until it's too late.

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