Breaking News - 02/02/2014

Winter Storm Warning issued February 02 at 6:23PM EST until February 03 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...ACCUMULATING SNOW LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST MONDAY...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 8 INCHES...EXCEPT SOME
LOWER ELEVATIONS IN TUCKER AND SOUTHERN PRESTON COUNTY WHERE
WARM AIR HOLDS IN THIS EVENING WILL ONLY RECEIVE 4 TO 6 INCHES.
* SNOW BEGINNING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW LATE THIS EVENING.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...AFTER MIDNIGHT TO SHORTLY AFTER
DAYBREAK ON MONDAY
* SNOW ENDING...EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND REDUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY AT TIMES.
* WINDS...NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS.
* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.