Breaking News - 12/24/2012

Freezing Rain Advisory issued December 24 at 5:34AM EST until December 25 at 12:00AM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...
THE FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.
* HAZARD TYPE...FREEZING RAIN...PRIMARILY IN VALLEYS.
* ICE ACCUMULATION...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.
* TIMING...FREEZING RAIN WILL START THIS MORNING...MIXING IN WITH
SLEET AND SNOW AT TIMES INTO THE EVENING.
* IMPACTS...UNTREATED PAVEMENTS CAN BECOME ICY...MAKING WALKING OR
DRIVING HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY IN VALLEYS.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR ICY SURFACES AND USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING. REPORT ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING 412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.