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High Winds

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Falling Tree Injures Woman In Uniontown

A woman was injured when high winds caused a tree to topple over in Fayette County this morning.

04/29/2014

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High Winds Cause Chimney Collapse In New Castle

Heavy winds are to blame for a chimney collapse Wednesday evening in New Castle, Lawrence County.

03/12/2014

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Gusty Winds Fan Flames Of New Sewickley Fire

In a whirl of wind, smoke and snow, firefighters descended on the 400-block of General Braddock Road in New Sewickley Township on Thursday morning.

02/27/2014

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High Winds Knock Out Power To Thousands

Almost 10,000 people in western Pennsylvania are without power after high winds knocked down trees and power lines.

12/22/2013

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Fast-Moving Storms Cause Flooding, Damage In Cheswick, Other Areas

Severe weather is moving through parts of the area and causing some damage and flooding.

09/11/2013

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Grand Prix Organizers Prepping For Possible Severe Weather

Summertime storms are just part of the hazard of hosting a mid-summer car paradise in the open air of Schenley Park.

07/19/2013

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Local Residents Preparing For Strong Storms

It’s been a day of storm preps across the region from Westmoreland County to Allegheny County and everywhere in between.

06/12/2013

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Emergency Officials Prepping In Case Of Severe Weather

While it’s uncertain just how much rain we’ll get, even just the risk of flooding spurs emergency crews to be proactive. They can’t afford to just watch and wait, so they create a plan of attack.

06/12/2013

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Winter Arrives In Pittsburgh, Creates Nuisance For Last-Minute Shoppers

Winter has come to Pittsburgh. Cold temperatures, gusty winds and even some snow – it has all arrived just as the holiday weekend gets underway.

12/21/2012

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High Winds Blamed For Bringing Down Power Lines, Transformers

Authorities are blaming bursts of fierce winds for bringing down power lines and causing at least three transformers to explode in the area on Monday evening.

11/12/2012

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Strong Storms Hit Local Communities, Leave Behind Damage

The National Weather Service will inspect damage today in Eighty Four, Washington County, after strong storms blew through the area on Thursday afternoon.

09/28/2012

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Storms Cause Damage Across Area

A day of hot temperatures was capped off by severe storms.

06/30/2012

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High Winds Knock Down Power Lines As Temperatures Drop

With some snow in the forecast, crews were out pre-treating the roads Sunday evening with salt and gravel. But for some residents, the damage was already done when this afternoon’s high winds knocked down power lines. Many were left without electricity as temperatures plummeted.

01/01/2012

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Wet Ground, High Winds Bring Down Several Trees

High winds and saturated soil are being blamed for several trees falling down and causing damage to property around the area Monday night.

05/24/2011

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Area Remains Under Flash Flood Watch

Another round of severe weather is set to move through the area late this afternoon and into this evening.

04/27/2011

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