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.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Upper St. Clair is getting hit by a winter storm Wednesday. Upload the photos you took here!
Upper St. Clair is blanketed with a fresh coat of snow (and ice)—one day late, right?! The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning on Wednesday morning and it doesn't expire until early Thursday morning. We want to see the photos you've taken! Whether you snapped a picture of the treacherous roads with your cell phone, or captured the beauty of a cardinal perched on a snowy branch, please share by clicking the "Upload Photos & Videos" tab above. Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook
Saturday, January 21, 2012
Share your delays, cancellations and photos with your neighbors on Upper St. Clair Patch.
Forecasters called for a night of freezing rain, sleet and snow—and that's what we got. Upper St. Clair residents woke up to a fresh sheet of white stuff covering their yards, driveways and local roads. Upper St. Clair Public Works crews were seen plowing and salting roads on Saturday morning. The men worked through the night to try to keep the roads as safe as possible as the freezing rain began around 11 p.m., making side roads very slick and dangerous. No major accidents have been reported in the area. USC Band Hoagie Sale Delayed Hoagie making was pushed back from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday morning due to the inclement weather. Wendy Vespa, part of the USC Band parents, said delivery will take place after 1:30 p.m. Saturday and that …
Thursday, March 10, 2011
The National Weather Service said to expect heavy, wet snow to fall at a rate of about an inch an hour starting around midnight
The National Weather service confirmed what people were lamenting throughout much of Thursday's soggy afternoon: That a storm from Eastern Ohio will make its way into Allegheny County around midnight, bringing with it a "band of heavy, wet snow." While the area had been operating under a flood warning throughout most of Thursday, the report added another alert to the list: a winter storm warning. The report also stated that snow could fall at a rate of an inch an hour – and that showers would persist through 2 p.m. Friday. Four to eight inches of snow accumulation is expected. What about the ride to work and school tomorrow? “Rush hour will likely be extremely hazardous,” the National Weather Service report confirmed. The state Department …