Winter Storm Warning

Issued At: Friday, 12 Jan 2018, 2:37 PM EST
Expires At: Saturday, 13 Jan 2018, 10:00 AM EST

Tuscarawas-carroll-columbiana-harrison-jefferson-beaver-allegheny- armstrong-washington-hancock-brooke-ohio- including the cities of new philadelphia, dover, carrollton, malvern, east liverpool, salem, columbiana, cadiz, steubenville, punxsutawney, brookville, aliquippa, beaver falls, ambridge, monaca, pittsburgh metro area, kittanning, ford city, washington, canonsburg, weirton, follansbee, wellsburg, and wheeling 237 pm est fri jan 12 2018 ...winter storm warning remains in effect until 10 am est saturday... * what...heavy mixed precipitation expected, with freezing rain beginning late this afternoon, changing to sleet and eventually all snow after 9 pm. isolated power outages and tree damage are likely due to the ice. travel will be dangerous and nearly impossible. ice accumulations of one tenth to two tenths of an inch are possible, with 3 to locally 6 inches of snow on top. * where...portions of southwest, west central and western pennsylvania, east central ohio and northern and northern panhandle of west virginia. * when...until 10 am est saturday. * additional details...sharply falling temperatures will result in a flash freeze of any standing water. roads will quickly become slick and hazardous once temperatures fall below freezing. precautionary/preparedness actions... a winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice are expected. this will make travel very hazardous or impossible. the latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.