Breaking News - 02/04/2014

Winter Storm Warning issued February 04 at 2:21PM EST until February 05 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST WEDNESDAY...
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH. ONE HALF INCH
OF ICE ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE WHERE FREEZING RAIN IS PREDOMINATE.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 7 INCHES...HIGHEST TOTALS NORTH OF
PITTSBURGH.
* SNOW AND ICE BEGINNING...THIS EVENING.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW AND ICE...10 PM TONIGHT TO 6 AM
WEDNESDAY.
* SNOW AND ICE ENDING...LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING VARIABLE WEDNESDAY
MORNING.
* TEMPERATURES...MID TO UPPER 20S...RISING INTO THE LOWER 30S
WEDNESDAY 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.