• Storms possible overnight into Friday

    Updated:

    PITTSBURGH - Severe Weather Team 11 is tracking the threat for strong to severe storms Thursday.

    UPDATE 11:53 p.m.

    The Severe Thunderstorm Warning has expired.

    UPDATE: 11:39 p.m. 

    A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Westmoreland County until Midnight.

    UPDATE 10:00 p.m.

    First Energy is reporting the following outages:

    • Armstrong Co. - 362
    • Indiana Co. - 926
    • Westmoreland Co. - 312

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    UPDATE 9:20 p.m.

    Hundreds of people are without power after storms moved through parts of the area.

    First Energy is reporting the following outages:

    • Armstrong Co. - 745
    • Indiana Co. - 123
    • Westmoreland Co. - 314

    UPDATE 9:15 p.m. 

    The Tornado Warning has expired.

    UPDATE 8:47 p.m.

    A Tornado Warning has been issued for parts of Indiana and Westmoreland Counties until 9:15 p.m.

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    UPDATE 8:25 p.m. 

    A Severe Thunsderstorm Warning issued for parts of Indiana, Westmoreland and Armstrong counties until 9:15 p.m.

    UPDATE 8:06 p.m.

    A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Marion and Monongahela counties in West Virginia until 8:30 p.m.

    UPDATE 6:50 p.m. 

    A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Clarion, Jefferson and Venango counties until 7:30 p.m.

    UPDATE 5:44 p.m. 

    A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for Fayette and Washingon counties until 11 p.m.

    UPDATE 2:12 p.m.

    Meteorologists at Channel 11 are still forecasting the chance for severe weather Thursday evening, even though some raing and storms moved through the region earlier in the day.

    UPDATE 10:55 a.m.

    Storms are moving through Westmoreland and Armstrong counties.

    UPDATE 10:30 a.m.

    The broken line of storms has sped up, which will give the atmosphere more time to recover.

    Our team of meteorologists is watching this closely.

    UPDATE 10:20 a.m.

    The first round of rain and storms is moving in.

    Late day and evening storms are possible depending on if the atmosphere recovers from the first round.

    UPDATE 9:55 a.m.

    A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been isued for Venango, Clarion and Forest counties.

    ORIGINAL STORY:

    Showers and a few storms are expected to develop before lunch, with a greater threat for damaging winds, hail, heavy downpours and lightning as the day wears on.

    The ingredients for an isolated tornado could also come together for parts of the area, as well.

    INTERACTIVE RADAR

    We’ll be monitoring the potential for watches and warnings associated with Thursday’s storms.

    As a reminder, a watch means conditions are right for severe weather and a warning means severe weather is happening and it's important to take action immediately. 

    Severe Weather Team 11
     
    Stephen Cropper
     
    Scott Harbaugh
     
    Kevin Benson
     
    Danielle Dozier
     
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