Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Allegheny County Could Get 4-6 Inches from Snowstorm

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Allegheny County Could Get 4-6 Inches from Snowstorm

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The first day of spring may be only a week away, but don't stash those puffy coats and ice scrapers just yet.

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory for Allegheny County from 8 p.m. Monday through 11 p.m. Tuesday, with between 4 and 6 inches of snow expected.

With wind gusts up to 25 mph at times, the heaviest snow will fall Monday night through Tuesday morning or early afternoon, tapering off come Wednesday. Temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday nights will be cold, hovering around 17 degrees.

This last spell may not be welcome news for many, but the region will likely fare a lot better than its neighbors.

"Just east of here and parts of the rest of Pennsylvania, and other areas east, are preparing for the worst," said Rihaan Gangat, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh.

The Laurel Highlands and the ridges of Fayette and Westmoreland counties, northern West Virginia and Garrett County in Maryland, where winter storm warnings are in effect from 8 p. …

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