Following an onset of fever and neurological symptoms, a Sussex County man has tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus, a mosquito-borne disease that has recorded only one other human case in the Garden State.
Legislation introduced by Sens. Robert Singer and Joe Pennacchio is focused, they said, on strengthening laws to prevent any similar violent outbreaks from taking place in the future and coming down harder on violators.
Our next rain chance develops in about 24 to 36 hours. Clouds and humidity will also come roaring back by the weekend, leading to much more summerlike conditions for New Jersey's first full weekend of summer.
Today: NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt late this morning, then diminishing to around 5 kt early this afternoon, becoming SE late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the NE with a dominant period of 7 seconds.