Winter storm moves across parts of Pennsylvania
STATE COLLEGE — A winter storm with snow, sleet and freezing rain is causing some delays and slick roads in Pennsylvania.
The wintry mix has delayed the openings of schools in some areas, including numerous districts in Centre County in central Pennsylvania. In northeastern Pennsylvania, some schools are opening late and speed limits have been lowered on some interstates due to hazardous conditions.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission are urging drivers to be cautious, reduce speeds and keep an eye out for snow removal equipment.
Several inches of snow fell in Harrisburg and other areas, while many places are seeing mostly rain.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Pa., W.Va. and Ohio to coordinate efforts to attract shale-related business
- Rossi: Just wait until Ben comes back
- Tomlin on Bell’s late TD: ‘We were going to go for it’
- Steelers notebook: Tomlin dismisses clock run-off near end of Chargers game
- Water leak under Banksville Road doesn’t bode well for commuters
- Washington County woman dies from shotgun wound
- Pittsburgh considering self-insured health benefits to cut costs
- Steelers defense displays resiliency in victory over Chargers
- A farewell party for the Greenfield Bridge, then the headaches that follow
- Export man accused of shooting woman over phone use
- Propane, oil prices expected to be lower over winter