Winter Storm Watch Issued

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
419 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2011

…A STORM SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OVER THE CAROLINAS EARLY
WEDNESDAY…AND MOVE UP THE EAST COAST INTO EARLY THURSDAY.
THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING THE RISK FOR HEAVY WET SNOW TO THE WATCH
AREA WEDNESDAY INTO EARLY THURSDAY…

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…OAKLAND MD…GRANTSVILLE…KINGWOOD…
TERRA ALTA…PARSONS…DAVIS…THOMAS
419 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2011

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS…HIGHER ELEVATIONS

* HAZARD TYPES…HEAVY WET SNOW

* ACCUMULATIONS….OVER 6 INCHES

* TIMING…LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING

* IMPACTS…HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW ACCUMULATION.

* WINDS…WEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER 30S.