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MOON TOWNSHIP – A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued ahead of a winter storm that is expected to bring snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region.
According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for much of western Pennsylvania. The advisory begins at 1 a.m. Wednesday and will remain in effect until 12 p.m.
Wintry precip exptd overnight. Precip changes to rain fm SW-NE thru the day Wed. Areas from Dubois to Indiana, the Laurel Highlands, and WV/MD high terrain likely won’t see a changeover until Wed night. Please see https://t.co/JWLI3e1waM or https://t.co/nR4yhzDSj7 for details. pic.twitter.com/6OxgSxhTPm
— NWS Pittsburgh (@NWSPittsburgh) February 19, 2019
Officials say that Pittsburgh could see up to three inches of snow and an additional two-tenths of an inch of ice. Two to three inches of snow is expected across the region, according to the NWS.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that roads can be slippery or hazardous and travelers should allow extra time for their morning commute.
To view where City of Pittsburgh snow plows are in real time, view the Snow Plow Tracker App.
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