Prepare to hunker down for the next several days, as a prolonged Nor'easter moves into Ocean County. The National Weather Service has issued coastal flood advisory for Thursday, with minor tidal flooding beach erosion, and heavy wind-driven waves. Seas will run between six to nine feet.
Today - Rain, heavy at times, with a high near 65 degrees. Winds will be from the northeast at 18 to 20 miles per hour. The chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Between a half to three-quarters of an inch of rain are possible.
Tonight - The deluge continues. Periods of rain and drizzle, with a low near 59 degrees. Winds will be from the northeast at 17 miles per hour. The chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Between three-quarters to an inch of rain are possible.
Friday - Periods of rain with a high near 67 degrees. Winds will be from the northeast at 18 miles an hour. The chance of precipitation is 80 percent.
Things to Do:
• Stafford Township Board of Education workshop meeting, 6 p.m., Oxycocus Elementary School, 250 North Main Street, Manahawkin.
What we are working on:
• The coming Nor'Easter
• Is the old Elizabeth V. Edwards school in Barnegat haunted? Find out Saturday night at Barnegat High School