Breaking News - 11/26/2013

Winter Storm Warning issued November 26 at 1:19PM EST until November 28 at 4:00AM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
THURSDAY...
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LOCALLY AROUND ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH
THROUGH THE EVENING.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 9 INCHES OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.
* SNOW BEGINNING...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW
AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE ICING...THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* SNOW ENDING...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF ON THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS...TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO A
WINTRY MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...AND ICE. THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW
AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS COULD KNOCK DOWN SOME TREE LIMBS AND
POWER LINES.

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE WILL MAKE
TRAVEL HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. REPORT SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATION
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING...412-262-1988...
POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER
@NWSPITTSBURGH.