Breaking News - 02/17/2013

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 17 at 10:08AM EST until February 17 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES...LEADING TO STORM
TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 7 INCHES WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 7 TO 10
INCHES ACROSS THE HIGHEST RIDGES.
* SNOW ENDING...SNOW WILL TAPER BACK TO SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
RAPID SNOW ACCUMULATION AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.
* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* WIND CHILLS...0 TO 10 BELOW.

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.