Tuesday, March 5, 2013
The storm is expected to begin as a mixture of rain and snow before turning to all snow overnight.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter storm warning for the Pittsburgh region, including Upper St. Clair, from 6 p.m. Tuesday until 5 p.m. Wednesday. Forecasters say snow will accumulate 5 to 8 inches before the storm ends Wednesday afternoon. The period of most intense snow will be between midnight Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday. A storm warning means that snowfall will make travel dangerous, according to the weather service, and drivers are urged to use extreme caution if they must go out. Like Patch on Facebook. | Follow Patch on Twitter. | Sign up for the daily email newsletter.
Monday, March 4, 2013
A winter storm could bring several inches of snow.
A winter storm that could bring several inches of snow is expected to hit the Pittsburgh area Tuesday night. The National Weather Service issued the advisory that runs from 6 p.m. Tuesday through 7 p.m. Wednesday. The heaviest snow is expected to fall in the Laurel Highlands of Fayette, Westmoreland and Somerset counties. However, the South Hills of Pittsburgh and other areas south and east of the city could get 4-to-6 inches. Neighborhoods west of Pittsburgh are expected to get 2-to-4 inches of accumulation. The weather is expected to arrive late Tuesday afternoon as a mix of rain and snow before intensifying overnight. The snow is expected to continue until Wednesday afternoon, according to the weather service. Like Patch on Facebook. | …
Thursday, February 21, 2013
The weather service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Pittsburgh area Friday morning.
Expect freezing rain and ice accumulations of about a tenth of an inch on Friday. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for Upper St. Clair that is in effect from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. The freezing rain is expected to begin between 6 and 8 a.m. and end between 1 and 3 p.m. The National Weather Service warns of hazardous travel conditions because of ice-covered roads.
Monday, February 4, 2013
The snow is expected to taper before midnight.
It could be a slippery rush hour on your way home to Upper St. Clair. The National Weather Service is predicting a quick moving storm will move through the western Pennsylvania area Monday afternoon and evening. Here is 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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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 …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The temperature is significantly dropping.
After a short and severe thunderstorm in Upper St. Clair on Wednesday morning, and more rain Wednesday afternoon, there's snow on Thursday. Here is more detailed look at the forecast from the National Weather Service: What do you think about this odd January weather? Tell us in the comments below.
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 Upper St. Clair. 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 Upper St. Clair 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 National Weather Service says the most intense snow will be Friday afternoon and evening.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory for most of western Pennsylvania, including Allegheny County, from 10 a.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday. Forecasters say 2-4 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.
Plus, a look ahead to the weekend forecast.
The blast of cold air that has engulfed Upper St. Clair over the past few days will linger a little longer and is now bringing snow showers. The National Weather Service is forecasting snow in the Pittsburgh area late Wednesday night and Thursday morning. There is also a chance of snow Friday afternoon. All the showers could bring 1 to 3 inches before the weekend. The temperatures will remain bitterly cold with lows in the single digits on Thursday and wind chill values below 0. The temperatures will remain frigid Friday and Saturday. Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -1. Friday: Snow …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The National Weather Service has updated its forecast.
Upper St. Clair is under a wind chill advisory until 11 Wednesday morning. The wind chill values will be as low as -14 degrees. The National Weather Service, located in Moon Township, warns that frost bite and hypothermia are possible if precautions are not taken. Upper St. Clair School District is running on a two-hour delay with a modified kindergarten schedule. The morning kindergarten session will take place from 10:15 to 11:55 a.m. and the afternoon session will be from 1:05 to 2:45 p.m. Here's the latest forecast for Upper St. Clair: