UPDATE: Advisory—1-3 Inches of Snow Possible in Plum-Oakmont Area

The national weather service says the most intense snow will be Friday afternoon and evening.

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory for most of western Pennsylvania, including Allegheny County and the Plum-Oakmont area, from 10 a.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday.

About 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected in the area.

Here is a more detailed look at the weekend forecast for Plum, Oakmont and Verona:

  • Friday—Snow, mainly after noon. High near 20. East wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Friday Night—Snow, mainly before 9 p.m. Low around 17. West wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of less than 1 inch possible.
  • Saturday—A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 miles per hour in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.
  • Saturday Night—A chance of snow, mainly before 10 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 6 to 11 miles per hour becoming light west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.
  • Sunday—Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
  • Sunday Night—A chance of snow and freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

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