Jersey Shore May Have Experienced a "Derecho" on Wednesday .... Storms ravaged the Shore Wednesday afternoon with top wind speeds of 93 mph recorded in Beach Haven, Long Beach Island ... according to 92.7 WOBM Chief Meteorologist Dan Zarrow.
As National Preparedness Month gets underway Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden and others want to make sure you're doing what you should be to ensure safety in the event of a disaster, storm or other event.
The forecast for the 2017 hurricane season was released by Colorado State Univeristy and it has 11 potential hurricanes this upcoming season with two potentially major storms. The good news is that New Jersey and other Atlantic Coast will largely escape the threat of another damaging hurricane season.
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.