Sunday, January 27, 2013
The storm is expected to begin after midnight.
There could be very little rush to the Monday morning rush hour. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a winter weather advisory from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday for most of Western Pennsylvania, including Plum, Oakmont and Verona. A mixture of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is expected overnight into Monday morning. Due to very cold ground and snow pack, roads and sidewalks are expected to be icy. Here is a more detailed look at the forecast: _________________ Plum-Oakmont Patch is on Facebook and on Twitter. Don't forget to sign up for our daily email newsletter by clicking here.
Saturday, January 21, 2012
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Forecasters called for a night of freezing rain, sleet and snow—and that's what we got. Residents in Plum, Oakmont and Verona were graced with a winter wonderland when they looked out their windows this morning. Some have even gotten a head start in shoveling and salting. Salt trucks and plows were heard driving through Verona throughout the night. Second Street and immediate surrounding areas are clear. Residents in some neighborhood roads in Plum have reported their roads untouched. At of 7:30 a.m. Renton Road was snow-covered. Areas around Holiday Park have been plowed. And readers are reporting the intersection of Sardis and Logans Ferry roads is a mess. Oakmont maintenance crews are currently out plowing the streets. Sixth Street is …
Friday, January 20, 2012
The Plum, Oakmont and Verona communities are expected to receive 1/4-inch of ice accumulation and 1 to 4 inches of snow.
Friday, January 20, 2012
It's going to be a snowy weekend! If you just shoveled your driveway or sidewalk, get ready to do it again. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for a wintery mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow, going into effect at 7 tonight and ending at 1 p.m. Saturday. The area is supposed to get 1/4-inch of ice and 1 to 4 inches of snow total. Tonight's low is 24 degrees, with a high of 32 Saturday. Snow likely will start before midnight Saturday, then snow, freezing rain and sleet. New overnight snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches is possible. During the day on Saturday, there will be periods of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 3 p.m., with a slight chance of snow between 3 and 4 p.m. New snow and sleet …