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Severe Weather Alerts for Westmoreland County

last updated: 4:05 a.m. Tuesday, March 3, 2015 EST


Winter Weather Advisory

until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

MERCER-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-BEAVER-ALLEGHENY-ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-
WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GROVE CITY...NEW CASTLE...BUTLER...
BEAVER...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...KITTANNING...INDIANA...
GREENSBURG...LATROBE...LIGONIER...DONEGAL
400 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015


...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM
EST THIS EVENING...

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE TO .05 INCH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN AN INCH.

* SNOW/ICE BEGINNING...PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN AS A MIX OF
SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW/ICE ENDING...PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE TO ALL RAIN BY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
SNOW...SLEET AND ICE COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING
RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING
AND REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING 412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.





Flood Watch

until 1:00 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015

546 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The Flood Watch continues for
The Monongahela River Near Charleroi
* from late Wednesday night to late Thursday night.
* At 5:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Thursday morning.



Flood Watch

until 1:45 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015

546 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The Flood Watch continues for
The Monongahela River Near Elizabeth
* from late Wednesday night to late Thursday night.
* At 5:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Thursday morning.



Flood Watch

until 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

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GARRETT-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-
MONROE-BUTLER-BEAVER-ALLEGHENY-ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-WASHINGTON-
GREENE-WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-MONONGALIA-PRESTON-
TUCKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OAKLAND MD...CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE...
ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...CALDWELL...
WOODSFIELD...BUTLER...BEAVER...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...
KITTANNING...INDIANA...WASHINGTON...WAYNESBURG...GREENSBURG...
LATROBE...LIGONIER...DONEGAL...UNIONTOWN...CHAMPION...OHIOPYLE...
WEIRTON...BETHANY...WHEELING...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...
FAIRMONT...MORGANTOWN...KINGWOOD...PARSONS
540 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF WESTERN MARYLAND...EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
PENNSYLVANIA AND WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...IN WESTERN MARYLAND...GARRETT. IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
BELMONT...GUERNSEY...HARRISON...JEFFERSON OH...MONROE...
MUSKINGUM AND NOBLE. IN PENNSYLVANIA...ALLEGHENY...ARMSTRONG...
BEAVER...BUTLER...FAYETTE...FAYETTE RIDGES...GREENE...
INDIANA...WASHINGTON...WESTMORELAND AND WESTMORELAND RIDGES.
IN WEST VIRGINIA...BROOKE...HANCOCK...MARION...MARSHALL...
MONONGALIA...OHIO...PRESTON...TUCKER AND WETZEL.

* FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES AND WIDESPREAD RAIN
TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. AN INCH TO AN INCH AND A HALF OF RAIN
IS POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WATCH PERIOD. THIS COUPLED WITH SNOW
MELT AND ICE ON AREA STREAMS COULD COMBINE TO CAUSE FLOODING OF
STREAMS AND CREEKS THROUGHOUT THE AREA.

* PERSONS ALONG ANY STREAMS...CREEKS AND RIVERS SHOULD MONITOR
WATER LEVELS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.








 
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