WEATHER ALERT: Winter Storm Warning Remains in Effect for Jefferson County; Additional Six Inches of Snow Possible

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Jefferson County and surrounding areas. An additional six inches of snow is possible.

The National Weather Service of Pittsburgh issued the following Urgent Winter Weather Message at 10:10 a.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2022:

Winter Storm Warning
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
1010 AM EST Sat Mar 12 2022

COUNTIES:

Jefferson PA-Indiana-Higher Elevations of Westmoreland-Higher Elevations of Fayette-Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-Eastern Preston-Western Tucker- Eastern Tucker-

CITIES:

Including the cities of Ligonier, Davis, Canaan Valley, Hendricks, Bruceton Mills, Terra Alta, Parsons, Brookville, Punxsutawney, Donegal, Champion, Kingwood, Rowlesburg, Ohiopyle, Coopers Rock, Saint George, Indiana, Hazelton, and Thomas
1010 AM EST Sat Mar 12 2022

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations between 3 and 6 inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE…Portions of northwest, southwest, and western Pennsylvania. Portions of northern West Virginia.

* WHEN…Until 1 AM EST Sunday.

* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.


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