Breaking News - 01/21/2014

Wind Chill Warning issued January 21 at 11:29AM EST until January 21 at 10:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL TODAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
1 PM EST WEDNESDAY...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
* SNOW ENDING...THIS EVENING.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW ACCUMULATION.
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 32 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 12 BELOW
TO 14 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 MPH.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SNOW ACCUMULATION.
* IMPACTS...FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS THAT HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUT AT ALL...USE
EXTREME CAUTION. REPORT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS
PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.
A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WIND
WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS WILL RESULT
IN FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. DO
NOT VENTURE OUTDOORS UNLESS YOU ARE PROPERLY DRESSED FOR THE
CONDITIONS.