A State of Emergency has been declared in Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Virginia due to Winter Storm Stella.
Singaporeans are advised to be prepared for Winter Storm Stella and take extra precaution when travelling. Expect travel delays and other inconveniences. Do also ensure that you have sufficient emergency supplies. We recommend that you closely monitor local news and follow the US National Weather Service website at www.weather.gov for the latest information on the storm.
Due to inclement weather, the Singapore Embassy in Wsahington D.C. and Singapore Consulate in New York will be closed on 14 March 2017.
Singaporeans who require consular assistance may contact the Singapore Embassy in Washington D.C., the Singapore Consulate in New York or the 24-hour Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office in Singapore at:
Singapore Embassy in Washington D.C.
Emergency contact: +1 (202) 537-3100
Singapore Consulate in New York
Emergency contact: +1 (917) 293-4540
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Officer (24-hours)
Telephone: +65 6379-8800 / 6379-8855
Stay safe and warm!