Fresh cold is setting the stage for the weekend to end on an icy note in Pittsburgh.
The worst of the winter storm headed to the Northeast will bypass Pittsburgh. However, a bit of an icy mix will still glaze the city from the midday through the evening hours of Sunday.
The icy mix will consist of snow--accumulating a coating to an inch during the day--and freezing rain, both of which could cause some untreated roads and sidewalks to turn slippery.
Those heading to Heinz Field to watch the city's Steelers host the Miami Dolphins in the early afternoon should use caution.
Temperatures will spend most of Sunday in the 20s, but will rise at night and allow the icy mix to change to plain rain late at night and for the Monday morning commute.
Since Tuesday night, NESDIS, NOAA’s satellite and information service, has been experiencing network issues, and has not received a full feed of satellite data for input, a critical component for the numerical models used to forecast the weather.
Rain is expected to make a return to the Bay Area by the weekend, just in time for games 3 and 4 of the World Series.
The remnants of Tropical Depression 9 will move over Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula through Friday, bringing heavy rain and gusty winds.
Gonzalo's fury was felt all the way from Bermuda through eastern Newfoundland and into Europe causing widespread power outages and damaged buildings and killing at least one person.
Frigid conditions and heavy snow led to widespread and extensive school cancellations and delays last year. How will this winter shape up?
A nor'easter will strengthen while moving up the Atlantic coast into Friday with the heaviest rain, strongest winds and biggest waves taking aim on New England and part of Canada.
Newbury, VT (1843)
12 inches of snow.
East Coast, USA (1878)
"Gale of '78;" hurricane center over Richmond, VA. Washington, DC. barometer reading of 28.78"/975 mb. Cape May had winds of 84 mph from the SE. Highest tide ever for the Delaware River. Winds 100 mph at Wilmington, DE. Severe damage in Philadelphia.
Off British Columbia Coast (1918)
The Princess Sophia struck a coastal reef in severe storm and sank. All 343 aboard drowned.