RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — The sun shone brightly, hastening a quick melt, after a brief overnight winter storm into the morning left a few inches of snow and played havoc with the morning rush in Bergen and Passaic.
Blue skies will continue through the weekend, with Saturday temperatures in the low 40s and Sunday's a few degrees higher, AccuWeather.com reports.
Dozens of schools had delayed openings Friday morning.
- Eastern Christian School in North Haledon — 2-hour delayed start
- Immaculate Heart Of Mary in Wayne — delayed start at 9:30am
- Wayne Township Public Schools — closed
- Bogota Public School District — delayed opening at 9:50am
- Academy of Greatness Excellence in Teaneck — closed
- Edgewater School District — delayed opening at 10am
- West Milford Township Schools — 90 minutes delayed opening
- Windsor Academy in Ridgewood — delayed start at 10am
- Windsor Preparatory Academy, Paramus — delayed start at 10am
- Lodi Public School District — delayed opening at 9:45am
- Hawthorne Christian Academy — delayed opening 10:10am
- Leonia Public Schools — delayed opening at 10am
- Wallington Public Schools — delayed opening at 10am
- Lyndhurst School District — delayed opening
- Paterson Charter School — 2-hour delayed start
- Ridgefield Public Schools — delayed start at 10am
- Englewood Cliffs Public Schools — closed
- Waldwick Seventh Day Adventist School — delayed start at 9:15am
- St. Therese of Lisieux in Cresskill — closed
- Children's Home Montessori in Cliffside Park — delayed start at 10:30 a.m.
- Pompton Lakes Public Schools — closed
- Hawthorne Public Schools — delayed opening
- Apple Montessori in Wayne — closed
- Benway School in Wayne — 1-hour delayed start
- Bogart Memorial School in Bogota — delayed start at 10am
- Felician School Except. Children in Lodi — delayed start at 10am
- Noble Leadership Academy in Passaic — delayed start at 9:30am
- Bloomingdale School District — closed
- North Arlington School District — delayed opening/no buses
- A transformer on East Glen Avenue in Washington Township exploded and caught fire, knocking out power in the area, just before 9 a.m.
- Delays on NJ 17 southbound approaching NJ 4 (Paramus) delays due to weather — via @511nyNJ at 9:13am
- Due to weather related, both directions # 158 Bus Fort Lee (Fort Lee) is on snow detour due to weather related road conditions in Fort Lee — via @511nyNJ at 8:20am
- Skyline Drive in RIdgewood and Oakland is closed until further notice — via Facebook at 7:54am — REOPENED AT 8:30AM
- Delays on NJ 3 eastbound between NJ 21 (Clifton) and NJ 17 (Rutherford) delays due to weather — via @511nyNJ at 7:26am
- Delays on I-80 westbound West of Exit 52 - CR 613/Passaic Ave (Fairfield Twp) delays due to weather — via @511nyNJ at 7:17am
- Disabled vehicle on NJ 17 southbound ramp to NJ 4 (Paramus) partial ramp blocked — via @511nyNJ at 7:05am — Cleared at 7:54am
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