PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A variety of weather elements will affect the Pittsburgh area Tuesday.
According to KDKA-TV Meteorologist Dennis Bowman, periods of rain and drizzle will move through from time to time.
It will be very mild with a high of 54 degrees.
A cold front will arrive after sunset, which will create gusty winds of 20 to 30 mph.
A Wind Advisory is posted from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. for counties near Interstate 80 and off to our east. In these areas, winds may exceed 50 mph, this evening. As a result, power outages could be possible.
Tonight, temperatures tumble behind the front as showers change over to light snow.
A half inch of snow accumulation is possible, but icy spots will have to be watched for as Tuesday’s rainfall freezes up on roads and sidewalks. Tonight’s low will be around 25 degrees.
For Wednesday, flurries can be expected in the morning with a break or two of sun possible in the afternoon. The high will be 29 degrees.
Thursday and Friday look mainly cloudy with a few flurries and highs near 30 degrees.