Breaking News - 02/17/2013

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 17 at 3:53PM EST until February 17 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL INCH. STORM TOTAL
AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 8 INCHES WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES
ACROSS THE HIGHEST RIDGES.
* SNOW ENDING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
RAPID SNOW ACCUMULATION AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.