Breaking News - 02/17/2014

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 17 at 3:59PM EST until February 18 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY...
* SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.
* SNOW AND SLEET BEGINNING...7 PM TO 10 PM. A BRIEF PERIOD OF
FREEZING RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE IN OHIO.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW AND SLEET...FOR ABOUT 4 HOURS AFTER
ONSET.
* SNOW AND SLEET ENDING...SNOW WILL TAPER TO AREAS OF FREEZING
DRIZZLE LATE TONIGHT.
* SNOW REDEVELOPS...BEFORE DAYBREAK TUESDAY.
* SNOW ENDS A SECOND TIME...BY NOON TUESDAY.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
SNOW...SLEET AND ICE COVERED ROADS.
* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH BRIEF GUSTS 35 TO 40 MPH.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
SNOW...SLEET AND ICE COVERED ROADS.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING
RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING
AND REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING 412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.