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National Weather Service To Revise Tornado Warnings

The National Weather Service is planning to test a new way to explain the potential danger posed by tornados. Improved technology now can convey the severity of a tornado.


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Winter Storm Advisories, Warnings In Effect

Snow moved in Friday afternoon, which has prompted the National Weather Service to issues Winter Storm Warnings and Advisories for the entire viewing area.


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Road Crews Prepared For Expected Winter Storm

Road crews are gearing up for the blast of winter weather expected to head this way this evening.


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1 To 3 Inches Expected For Pittsburgh Area

Much of the area got its first taste of snow overnight and it is not expected to stop until later this week.


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With More Hot Days Ahead, NWS Issues Warning

On average, Pittsburgh has eight 90-degree-plus days a year. So far, we’ve already logged six and we’re about to embark on a heat wave.


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Lack Of Rain Is Growing Concern For Local Farmers

A rainy spring led to a late planting season for most Pennsylvania farmers. Back in May, you could squeeze water out of the soil at Pete Beccari’s farm in Oakdale. Now though, it’s been too dry.


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Butler Twp. Family Puzzled By Flying Object

The Tomaszewski family was having fun in their yard catching lightning bugs when they saw something in the sky.


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Storms Cause Damage in Armstrong, Butler Counties

A line of storms moving through western Pennsylvania is causing some problems.


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Thunderstorm Watch In Effect

As a line of storms moves toward western Pennsylvania, local counties are under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch.


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Flash Flood Watch Issued For Parts Of Viewing Area

A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for most of western Pennsylvania and parts of Ohio and West Virginia.


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April 2011 Breaks Tornado Records

If you think you’ve been seeing and hearing a lot more severe weather lately, you’re right. This April has seen far more tornados than ever before – 886 nationwide and still counting.


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NWS Issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch

A line of storms has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for much of western Pennsylvania and parts of West Virginia and Maryland.


High winds knocked over golf carts in Templeton, Armstrong County.  (Photo Credit: Alex Hetrick)

High Winds Damage Armstrong County Village

High winds blew out windows, knocked over sheds and damaged several roofs in Templeton, about eight miles north of Kittanning.


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Persistent Rain Dampening Plans Of Local People

The persistent rainy weather we’ve gotten during the month of April has prompted plenty of flooding concern but it’s causing other problems as well.


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Mon Wharf To Be Closed On Monday

Heavy rains over the weekend have forced rivers around the area to swell. As a result, the Monday morning commute will be impacted.