Sunday, March 17, 2013
Your morning ride could be a tricky one.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory for the Pittsburgh region, including Peters Township, from 11 p.m. Sunday until 2 p.m. Monday. A period of snow and freezing rain is expected overnight Sunday, before changing to all rain by Monday afternoon. A winter weather advisory means that snow, sleet, or freezing rain will make travel difficult. Here's a more detailed look at the forecast:
Friday, February 1, 2013
A winter weather advisory begins at 10 a.m. Saturday.
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- Mike Jones
Friday, February 1
Two Clipper-type systems will mean lots of snow in western Pennsylvania this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. A winter weather advisory for snow is in effect from 10 a.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday. The weather service forecasts snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches. Those totals could go as high as 6 to 10 inches in the higher ridge elevations. The snow will begin mid-morning Saturday and end Sunday evening, with the heaviest snow coming Saturday afternoon into midday Sunday, NWS states on its website. A winter weather advisory for snow means snowfall will cause travel difficulties—be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibility. If you have weather photos, please share them with your neighbors by posting them …
Sunday, January 27, 2013
A storm that could bring snow and freezing rain is expected to hit the area shortly after midnight Monday.
The Monday morning rush hour is shaping up to be troublesome with a storm that could bring snow and freezing rain to Peters. The National Weather service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday for most of western Pennsylvania. A mixture of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is expected overnight into Monday morning. Because very cold ground and snow pack, roads and sidewalks are expected to be icy. This storm comes just a few days after Peters was hit with about 5 inches of snow Friday and Saturday. The storm caused numerous traffic accidents and delays around the Pittsburgh area. Here is a more detailed look at the forecast:
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The most intense snow will be Friday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory for most of western Pennsylvania, including Washington County, from 10 a.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday. Forecasters say 42-4 inches of snow is possible. Here is a more detailed look at the forecast. Help us report the local weather. Click the "Upload Photos & Videos" tab above to show us what it looks like from your window.
Friday, December 28, 2012
As much as 3 inches of snow is expected within a 12-hour window, the National Weather Service has indicated.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Washington County area from 3 a.m. through 3 p.m. Saturday. “Light snow will overspread the area late tonight with an inch possible by dawn,” the website stated. “Light snow will continue to fall into the afternoon with an additional 1 to 3 inches possible.” Temperatures are expected to hover in the upper 20s and low 30s Saturday, according to the NWS. Drivers are reminded that road conditions could be hazardous, the website indicates. Look at an I-79 traffic camera at County Line Road. View more traffic cameras here.
Friday, February 10, 2012
Peters Township is expected to receive 2-4 inches of snow.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for our area through the weekend. Starting 6 p.m. through 6 a.m. Sunday, Peters Township and Washington County are under an advisory, according to the National Weather Service. The area is expected to receive 2-4 inches of snow—which will fall in two episodes. The first, this evening, will make untreated pavements snow-covered and slippery. The second snow is expected to fall Saturday into Saturday night adding accumulation. The NWS said gusty winds—up to 35 mph—may cause blowing snow and near-zero wind chills by Saturday night. Temperatures are expected to hover in the mid-20s. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that snowfall will cause travel difficulties. The NWS remindes motorists to be …
Friday, January 20, 2012
Peters Township is expected to receive snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches overnight.
Friday, January 20, 2012
It's going to be a snowy weekend! If you just shoveled your driveway or sidewalk, get ready to do it again. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for a wintery mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow, going into effect at 7 p.m. and ending at 1 p.m. Saturday. The Peters Township area is supposed to see snow, freezing rain and sleet before 3 a.m. Saturday, and sleet after 5 a.m. The low will hover near 25 degrees. One to 2 inches of overnight snow is expected. During the day on Saturday, there will be periods of snow, freezing rain and sleet before 3 p.m., with a slight chance of snow between 3 and 4 p.m. An additional 1 to 2 inches of snow is possible. Extremely hazardous travel conditions are expected, so motorists …
Friday, January 13, 2012
The National Weather forecast has issued a winter weather advisory through 6 p.m. Friday.
Friday, January 13, 2012
A word to the wise: Be careful out there today. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory through 6 p.m. for the area—with between 1 and 3 inches of snow expected by tonight. Flakes are expected to begin falling around 10 a.m., with “areas of blowing snow possible.” And that weather may snarl traffic, so exercise caution on your daily commute to and from work, or wherever your travels take you today. “Dangerous travel conditions are expected due to quickly falling temperatures icing over roads followed by strong winds and snow showers,” the National Weather Services indicated on its website. If you are headed out and want to check traffic conditions in the area, click here. For access to traffic cameras through the …
Thursday, January 12, 2012
A winter weather advisory has been issued through Friday.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Don’t let today’s warmish temperatures fool you, snow is on the way for the Pittsburgh area, including Washington County. The Moon-based National Weather Service at 1:30 p.m. Thursday issued a winter weather advisory from 9 p.m. tonight until 6 p.m. Friday for all of western Pennsylvania. Strong winds and snow showers are expected overnight Thursday into Friday. Winds are predicted to be southwest at 20 to 25 mph with gusts of more than 40 mph possible. Weather forecasters are calling for an accumulation of 1 to 3 inches of snow overnight. The snow is expected to continue falling Friday, mainly before 2 p.m., with new accumulations of 1 to 2 inches possible, according to NWS. Rain showers will begin falling before 10 p.m. Thursday and turn…
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
A Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect until 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Prepare yourself for the commute home—it’s not going to be easy. Snow flurries continue, leaving Peters Township roads not in the best of conditions. The National Weather Service in Moon Township has extended its Winter Weather Advisory through 7 p.m. Tuesday (originally set for 4 p.m.). Snow showers and blowing snow is to blame. The NWS expects an additional 1 to 3 inches of snow to accumulate through the early evening, which will impact the post-work commute. Ten to 20 mph winds are blowing through the area—with wind gusts up to 30 mph. Temperatures will duck down into the teens as the evening approaches. Earlier this morning, Peters Township roads were actually in great shape—much cleaner than surrounding area roadways near South Hills …