Winter Storm Warning Issued

.WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
EST WEDNESDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE…WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY. THE
WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* ACCUMULATION: ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH OF ICE. 3 TO 7
INCHES OF SNOW.

* TIMING: LIGHT SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT. ACCUMULATING SNOW
TUESDAY… MAY MIX WITH SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. THE THREAT OF FREEZING RAIN WILL PERSIST INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS: ICE AND SNOW ACCUMULATION ON UNTREATED ROADS WILL
LEAD TO HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. ACCUMULATING HEAVY WET
SNOW AND ICE MAY CAUSE TREE LIMBS AND WIRES TO BREAK… MAKING
POWER OUTAGES POSSIBLE.

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