The extreme cold caused several problems Tuesday. The cold weather is being blamed for delays on the Port Authority’s light rail system as well as water main breaks across the area.
People around the area are taking the frigid weather very seriously and many schools around the area are closed today.
The streets of Pittsburgh were quiet today as the brutal cold temperatures persisted.
The extreme cold forced hundreds of schools, businesses and government offices to close their doors today, but there is help if you need to get warm.
Two Pitt grad students – Quanisha Miller, of Chester, Pa. and Tyisha Williams, of Greenwood, S.C., were on a mission Monday night.
The frigid temperatures have local municipalities taking extra precautions to protect residents.
With Monday bringing about extreme cold temperatures, many areas will open warming centers for anyone in need.