Weather service predicts heavy snow for Western Pennsylvania
By The Associated Press
Published: Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 6:54 a.m.
PITTSBURGH — Another winter storm is headed for western Pennsylvania.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for 6 p.m. Tuesday to 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Forecasters say higher parts of western Pennsylvania could get 8 to 14 inches of heavy, wet snow, while other areas will get 4 to 6 inches. The most intense snow is predicted for late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.
The snow is expected in Allegheny, Beaver, Greene, Washington, Fayette and Westmoreland counties.
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