Preston Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 12:23 PM EDT Mar. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 5 PM EDT this
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 8 PM this evening
to 8 PM EDT Wednesday...

* what... freezing rain through this afternoon, mixing with sleet
and eventually changing to snow. Heavy snow expected late
tonight. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches are expected.
Ice accumulations of a light glaze to around one-tenth inch are

* Where... ridges of eastern Monongalia and northwestern Preston
and Preston counties.

* When... for the Winter Storm Warning, from 8 PM this evening to 8
PM EDT Wednesday, with heaviest snow expected late tonight. For
the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 PM EDT this afternoon.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the morning commute on Wednesday. Be prepared
for significant reductions in visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous. A Winter Weather
Advisory means that periods of sleet or freezing rain will cause
travel difficulties. Please report snow or ice by calling
412-262-1988, posting to the NWS Pittsburgh facebook Page, or
using twitter @nwspittsburgh