The National Weather Service in Upton NY which forecasts for the NYC Northern New Jersey area seems to be trying to get a jump on whatever happens here on Thursday with regards to low pressure developing to our south as a cold front moves through. Afternoon weather model runs show that wave deepening and it might be enough to produce nor'easter conditions for parts of New England. Unless the wave really gets going further south and intensifies rapidly, this should not be an issue for us. However the possibility of that happening however small is there and we will continue to monitor the progress of weather models on this over the next 2 days. Remember it is far more likely to see something pop up here at the last minute rather than seeing it out 10 days in time.
All the models seem to line up close with this developing wave and you notice on the NAM model that it deepens the low considerably as it heads toward Boston. Literally taken here of course it would not be an issue here but again with the North Atlantic Oscillation approaching neutral..READ MORE AT http://www.meteorologistjoecioffi.com/index.php/2016/12/26/snow-forecast-thursday-possibility/