The US National Weather Service Pittsburgh, PA has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Westmoreland County starting at 1PM Sunday, January 16, 2022 until 1PM Monday, January 17, 2022.
Threat Information: HEAVY SNOW - Snow accumulations of 3 to 9 inches possible, with locally higher amounts.
Additional Information: There remains high uncertainty with the exact storm track. This may shift the axis of highest snowfall.
A Winter Storm WATCH means: There is potential for significant snow accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.
For more information on the weather forecast visit the US National Weather Service Pittsburgh, PA: https://www.weather.gov/pbz/
To monitor road conditions visit PA Department of Transportation 511 : https://www.511pa.com/
- Limit any unnecessary travel.
- Don't crowd the plow!
- Be aware of the weather forecast.
- Pack an emergency supply kit.
- Check road conditions (Call 511 or visit 511pa.com)
For more winter weather safety tips visit: https://www.ready.pa.gov/BeInformed/Know-The-Threats/Pages/Winter-Weather.aspx