Breaking News - 03/01/2014

Winter Storm Warning issued March 01 at 10:02PM EST until March 03 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...EARLY MARCH SNOWFALL EXPECTED FOR THE AREA ...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST MONDAY...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO ONE-TENTH INCH.
* TIMING...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT
AND PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF SUNDAY. SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH MID-DAY MONDAY.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
NIGHT.
* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW AND ICE
ACCUMULATION.
* WIND...NORTH 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT SNOW OR ICE WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS. 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.