The ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.
It almost seemed like spring, even though temperatures hovered in the 20s.
The extreme cold has been causing all sorts of problems from water main breaks to car issues.
Evey True Value hit the equivalent of the salt Powerball jackpot overnight.
How cold is it? Furnaces are working overtime; and if you do venture out, the less exposure to artic temperatures – courtesy of the polar vortex – the better.
Firefighters faced flames and frigid temperatures while responding to a house fire in Beaver County Tuesday morning.
Crews across the area are still cleaning up from the weekend snow and now, more snow is falling. However, the big problem is a salt shortage.
Miserable, look it up and you’ll find the definition – wretchedly unhappy or uncomfortable. That pretty much sums up the impact of the weather lately.
Another round of winter weather is hitting our region.
The prolonged cold and repeated bursts of snow are really doing a number on hardware supplies this winter.
Drivers faced a little bit of everything this morning with accidents, water main breaks and heavy backups.
With the extreme cold refusing to leave, another round of potentially significant snow is closing in on the area.
Something new has arrived in Pittsburgh, just in time to warm people up.
It’s the only thing between us and gridlock each winter – salt. And most days, since Thanksgiving, road crews have been out there spreading.
Staying warm in this weather is not easy, especially if you have to go outside. But, there are some things you can do to protect yourself from the elements.