Breaking News - 02/01/2013

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 01 at 3:32PM EST until February 03 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...TWO SEPARATE CLIPPER TYPE SYSTEMS WILL BRING PERIODS OF SNOW THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM
EST SUNDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM
SATURDAY TO 7 PM EST SUNDAY.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES WITH 6 TO 10
INCHES IN THE HIGHER RIDGE ELEVATIONS.
* SNOW BEGINNING...MID MORNING SATURDAY
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO MIDDAY
SUNDAY.
* SNOW ENDING...SUNDAY EVENING
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO SNOW COVERED
ROADS.
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOWFALL WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
LIMITED VISIBILITY. REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING 412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS
PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.