Step-By-Step Instructions On How To Receive Alerts From The KDKA Weather AppWhen severe weather strikes your area, being weather aware and getting alerts from the KDKA Weather app can help keep you and your family safe.
Hey Ray! Explaining The Differences Between Weather Watches And Weather WarningsSome of the most important weather terminology for safety is often the most confused weather terminology. Those terms are “watch” and “warning”.
Pittsburgh Weather: Cold Front Will Rewind Weather Pattern Back To WinterRain will lift into the area by sunrise Wednesday.
Hey Ray! What Causes The Line At The Confluence Of The Three Rivers In PittsburghSometimes in science, things mix well, other things don't, and sometimes that mix takes time. That can be said for the Three Rivers, too.
Pittsburgh Weather: High Winds, Chance Of Severe Storms Blowing Through OvernightThursday has been warm and pleasant, but storms are on the way.
Hey Ray! Explaining How Inertia WorksYou may have heard the scientific expression "An object at rest stays at rest."
Hey Ray! Using Pi to Properly Buy PizzaRemember that one time in math class when you said, "I am never going to use this in real life"?
Hey Ray! The Science Behind What Causes Bridges To Freeze FirstPittsburgh has a lot of bridges -- 446 of them! With bridges, there are additional things to be alert for in colder weather, such as ice.
Hey Ray! Are Robins Really A Sign Of Spring?Late in winter, people usually start looking for signs that spring is on the way. The most popular is Punxsutawney Phil. The groundhog isn't the only animal though.
Hey Ray! What Causes Lake Effect Snow To Be CreatedWe have talked about how each snowfall is different. How snow is created is different, too.
Hey Ray! The Things That Go Into Forecasting SnowfallThe hardest season to predict weather is winter, mainly because of snow.
Hey Ray! What Causes The Different Phases Of The MoonThe Moon is neat to watch because it has several different looks during its 27 day cycle. It sometimes looks like a fingernail. Other times it looks like half of a pie, and other times it is a bright, shiny disk in the sky.
Hey Ray! Why Are You Called A Meteorologist?Often, I get asked, "Why are you called a meteorologist when you study and predict weather, not meteors?"
Pittsburgh Weather: Winter Storm's Brush With Western Pa. Likely To Bring Messy Mix Of Snow, Rain And Freezing RainA winter storm system is expected to brush the Pittsburgh area late this weekend.
Pittsburgh Weather: Freezing Rain Expected To Create Slick RoadsIn anticipation of freezing rain and slick road conditions, PennDOT is advising people to avoid any unnecessary driving during the winter storm.