Breaking News - 03/02/2014

Winter Storm Warning issued March 02 at 2:59AM EST until March 03 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...EARLY MARCH SNOWFALL...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST MONDAY...
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 8 INCHES.
* ICE ACCUMULATION...TRACE TO TWO TENTHS INCH.
* TIMING...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET AND SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS
MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY. PRECIPITATION WILL BE ALL
SNOW BY THIS EVENING...AND END BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* PERIOD OF MOST INTENSE SNOW...LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.
* 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.