Archive | January, 2016

Sun, Jan. 24th, 8:30am: Power Restoration Update Provided by Atlantic City Electric

The Stone Harbor Office of Emergency Management has received a power restoration update from Atlantic City Electric on Sunday, January 24th. Power continues to be out this morning for customers in Avalon and Stone Harbor. Strong winds during the winter storm prevented many power restoration efforts on Saturday due to unsafe working conditions for repair […]

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Sunday, Jan. 24th: Coastal Flood Warning Remains, Power Outages in 7 Mile Island

The National Weather Service has continued the Coastal Flood Warning for the Borough through 12 Noon today. Moderate coastal flooding is expected at time of high tide this morning, which is at 8 o’clock at the Townsends Inlet Bridge. The Winter Storm Warning and the High Wind Warning have both expired during the overnight hours. […]

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Sat, Jan. 23rd, 3:40pm: Statement From Atlantic City Electric Regarding Outages

Winter Storm Jonas, bringing high winds and heavy snow, moved into the region last night and is expected to continue through Sunday morning. The storm caused significant damage in Atlantic, Cape May and Ocean counties, leaving more than 40,000 Atlantic City Electric customers without power. Sustained winds of 30 mph to 40 mph with gusts […]

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Saturday, January 23, 1:00pm: Latest Briefing from National Weather Service

Here is the latest briefing from the National Weather Service on what Stone Harbor and other areas may expect during the afternoon and evening from this winter storm:  National Weather Service Briefing Saturday January 23 100pm

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Sat, January 23rd, 10:05am: Roads to Barrier Island Communities Not Accessible

The Middle Township Police Department reports that the following access roads to barrier islands are impassable Saturday, January 23rd, at 10am: Avalon Boulevard, Stone Harbor Boulevard, North Wildwood Boulevard, and Wildwood Boulevard. There is still major flooding throughout the Borough of Stone Harbor.  High tide was more than two hours ago but there is still plenty of […]

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Sat, Jan. 23rd, 9:15am: Stone Harbor Opens Local Shelter at Recreation Center

The Borough of Stone Harbor has declared a local State of Emergency due to the coastal storm.  Due to the power outage that has affected the community, Stone Harbor has now opened a local shelter at the Stone Harbor Recreation Center located at 82nd Street and Second Avenue.  Residents who seek the shelter should drive […]

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Sat, Jan. 23rd, 8:00am: Power Outages Throughout County, Local Streets Flood

Atlantic City Electric is reporting nearly 20,000 power outages in Cape May County as a result of this morning’s winter storm and high wind event. There are nearly 30,000 customers in Atlantic City Electric’s service area without power at 7:45am on Saturday, January 23rd. Atlantic City Electric is reporting outages not only in Avalon and […]

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Friday, January 22nd, 11:55pm: Governor Declares State of Emergency for New Jersey

The following is a statement from the Office of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie: With Winter Storm Jonas expected to arrive in New Jersey tonight, Governor Chris Christie declared a State of Emergency, authorizing the State Director of Emergency Management to activate and coordinate the preparation, response and recovery efforts for the storm with all […]

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Fri, Jan. 22nd, 5:10pm: Snow Falling, Flood Warning Continues for Stone Harbor

The National Weather Service has continued the Winter Storm Warning, the High Wind Warning, and the Coastal Flood Warning for the Borough of Stone Harbor. The major winter storm has arrived in our region, and snow began falling in the Borough around 4:00pm. Shortly before 5:00pm, moderate snow was falling in Stone Harbor with calm […]

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Fri, Jan. 22nd: Winter Storm Warning, Flood Warning, Wind Warning for Stone Harbor

The National Weather Service has updated its forecast this morning to now include a Winter Storm Warning, a Coastal Flood Warning, and a High Wind Warning for our region. These warnings are in effect for various times this weekend as a winter storm approaches our community. The Winter Storm Warning is in effect from Friday […]

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