Pittsburghers are expected to be greeted by a large amount of snow Monday morning – the opposite of what many craving spring are hoping for.
It’s spring — yes spring — but the weather forecast overnight looks like anything but.
It may be spring, but winter just doesn’t want to let Pittsburgh out of its icy grip.
The calendar may say spring, but winter won’t let go of its grasp of the Pittsburgh area.
The snow came fast and heavy overnight and into this morning, and then in a lot of places, it was gone as quickly as it came. Some areas saw more than others. And a few really unlucky places are dealing with more than a foot.
The wrath of Mother Nature certainly was no surprise. The science of meteorology told us it was coming days in advance, but we want to know more. We want to know how much and when and where.
People from New York to New England are digging out after a nor’easter dropped more than three-feet of snow in some areas.
The blizzard that’s pounding the northeast from New York to Boston is hundreds of miles away from Pittsburgh, but it’s still affecting people from our area.
A blizzard of historic proportions is taking aim at the northeast. While people there hunker down, what impact will we feel here?
As the snow came down, the roads got progressively worse today. It got so bad that traffic came to a near standstill on the Parkway West. The storm arrived right on schedule and created whiteout conditions throughout the late morning hours.
In some places of western Pennsylvania on Thursday, people were digging out from under more than a foot of snow – while those in other places swept it away with nothing more than a broom. One of the hardest-hit places was in Indiana County.
Many local roads were turned into icy, snowy parking lots Wednesday morning with drivers inching their way to wherever they were going.
Stranded and frustrated – that was the story for many after a winter storm left local roadways across the area snow-covered and dangerous. Now, work continues to plow and salt them. From the City of Pittsburgh to areas north, east and south – it was the same everywhere.
Winter weather supplies were flying off store shelves in anticipation of Wednesday storm.
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