State of Emergency In New Jersey

Gov. Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency effective immediately in response to Tropical Storm Ida. Residents are advised to stay off the roads, stay home, and stay safe.

If you have an emergency, contact the Police or Fire Departments.

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for parts of Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey, including Hudson County, until 1 a.m.

As of 10 p.m. the storm had caused 57,519 power outages statewide. These numbers are climbing. Charge your devices and if you experience an outage – call it in immediately.