A strong line of storms is expected to reach the area this afternoon, which has prompted a Tornado Watch to be issued.
Saturday started out with beautiful, sunny skies and warm temperatures, but now some severe weather will dampen the rest of the weekend and usher in cooler temperatures early next week.
A line of storms is closing in on the region and could impact the afternoon commute.
Severe weather tore through the area this afternoon prompting tornado and thunderstorm warnings and leaving behind uprooted trees and property damage in West Deer in Allegheny County and Jackson Center in Mercer County.
Strong storms brought powerful winds, heavy rain and lightning to the area Wednesday night.
It’s an active day for weather in the Pittsburgh area. Showers and thunderstorms have been moving through Wednesday morning.
Days of heavy rain continue to cause flash flooding problems across the area.
The heavy rains that fell around the Pittsburgh region Thursday are being blamed for some flash flooding and evening rush hour traffic troubles.
The National Weather Service is surveying the damage after last night’s strong storms.
A powerful line of storms moved through the area Wednesday evening, but more storms could be on the way today.
A tornado watch is in effect for much of the viewing area until 9 p.m.
Some powerful storms moved through the area on Tuesday, but more of the same is expected today.
Severe weather Tuesday afternoon and evening left behind some scattered damage and flooding around the area.
The run of great weather we had over the long holiday weekend is over.
It’s shaping up to be an active day, weather-wise with showers and storms possible throughout the day.