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Saturday, February 9
A powerful winter storm dropped snow and sleet on Teaneck, leaving almost a foot of snow in the area. Click here for the latest local storm updates Want to share your photos of the storm with other area residents? Click on the "upload photos and videos" button above or e-mail photos to Teaneck@patch.com.
Shelters and warming centers will be made available if heavy snow and winds cause power outages.
The winter storm expected to hit Bergen County early Friday will likely make a mess on local roads and could cause power outages, officials said during a conference call Thursday afternoon. County services are preparing for the worst, officials said. Barry Leventhal of the Bergen Office of Emergency Management said they would be opening their emergency center in Mahwah at 6:30 a.m. Friday and keep it open until at least 3 p.m. Saturday. Leventhal recommended that residents prepare emergency supplies including food and water for three days, as well as a radio and batteries. Residents should also check on any elderly neighbors, he said. Heavy winds may bring down tree limbs and knock out power in some areas. County Executive Kathleen Donovan…