Severe Weather Alerts - Tamaqua , PA
Winter Weather Advisory
Winter Weather Advisory in effect until Thursday, 6:00 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow and sleet
accumulation of 3 to 6 inches and ice accumulation of one to
tow tenths of an inch are expected.
* WHERE...Portions of central Pennsylvania.
* WHEN...The heaviest snow will during the mid-to-late morning
into the early afternoon hours. Snowfall rates may briefly
exceed 1 inch per hour along and south of I-80. Snow will
transition to an icy mix of sleet and freezing rain through the
afternoon. Freezing rain is expected this evening into tonight
before ending early Thursday morning.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The snow and ice will result in difficult
travel conditions, including the evening commute. Be prepared
for reduced visibilities at times. Temperatures will slowly
climb above freezing by daybreak Thursday.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Pennsylvania
Turnpike Commission remind motorists to adjust speeds based on
driving conditions as winter weather impacts Pennsylvania
roadways. Visit www.511pa.com for the latest travel, roadway and