3rd nor’easter brings several inches of snow to New Jersey

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New Jersey residents woke up to several inches of snow Tuesday as a third nor’easter in the span of a little more than a week came through New Jersey.

Most of New Jersey saw about 2 to 4 inches of snow, but towns residing in higher elevations did see over 7 inches Tuesday.

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Salt truck crews were out in full force late Monday night into Tuesday to make sure that the roads were safe for travel. Dozens of schools around the state had delayed openings as well.

The snow mostly cleared out by early Tuesday afternoon.

The last nor’easter to come through New Jersey dumped over 2 feet of snow in certain areas and knocked out power to over 300,000 utility customers.

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