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Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected

Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued ahead of a winter storm that is expected to bring snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for much of western Pennsylvania. The advisory begins at 1 a.m. Wed...

City issues Snow Level 1 in preparation for Sunday evening snowfall

City issues Snow Level 1 in preparation for Sunday evening snowfall

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 10, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The City of Pittsburgh issued a Snow Level 1 alert in preparation for a winter weather system moving into the Pittsburgh region Sunday evening. According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, a snow system will enter the western Pa. region Sunday evening. Radar loop as of 4:15 pm EST show...

Classes canceled at RMU on Thursday

Classes canceled at RMU on Thursday

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Classes at Robert Morris University have been canceled for Thursday. University officials issued the notice at approximately 1:35 p.m. on Wednesday via the RMU Alert system. Classes were canceled on Wednesday after subzero temperatures and wind chills reaching as low as -25 degrees...

Extreme cold enters region with arctic temperatures, many schools cancel class

Extreme cold enters region with arctic temperatures, many schools cancel class

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A strong winter weather system known as a polar vortex is sweeping across the country, sending temperatures in many cities plummeting to sub-arctic levels. Schools and universities across the region have canceled classes on Wednesday in preparation for what could be one of the coldest...

Petition to cancel RMU classes during polar vortex garners more than 2,200 signatures

Petition to cancel RMU classes during polar vortex garners more than 2,200 signatures

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under News, RMU News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP -- A petition created by a Robert Morris University student to cancel classes during what could be the coldest day of the year has gathered more than a third of the student body's support. UPDATE: Robert Morris University has canceled classes on Wednesday and Thursday. The petition, which ...

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Moon Area School District closed Wednesday due to extreme cold

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Moon Twp. News, News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - School districts around the Pittsburgh region will be closed on Wednesday as a winter weather system carrying subzero arctic air moves through the region. The Moon Area School District announced on Facebook Tuesday afternoon that they will not have classes as temperatures are expected to re...

Polar vortex to bring severe cold, freezing weather

Polar vortex to bring severe cold, freezing weather

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - A winter weather system moving into the western Pennsylvania region this week will bring subzero temperatures to the region. According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, temperatures on Wednesday are expected to drop to a low of -1 degree with a high of only 12 degrees. ...

Allegheny County prepares for extreme winter weather

Allegheny County prepares for extreme winter weather

Marlisa Miller, Contributor

January 28, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has predicted snow, extremely cold temperatures and severe wind chill throughout the week. Tips and information have been released on how to prepare for the frigid temperatures. Winter driving can be very dangerous, as 70 percent of snow and...

Wind Chill Advisory issued as temperatures rapidly drop

Wind Chill Advisory issued as temperatures rapidly drop

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 20, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News

MOON TOWNSHiP - A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued following a winter storm system that moved through the Pittsburgh area. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh issued a Wind Chill Advisory which took effect for most of western Pennsylvania at 7 p.m. Sunday evening and will remain in effect until 1 p.m....

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Winter Weather Advisory issued, Pittsburgh prepares for snow storm

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 12, 2019


Filed under News, Pittsburgh News, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the western Pennsylvania region ahead of the season's first snowstorm. The advisory is in effect from 12 p.m. Saturday and will remain in effect until 7 a.m. Sunday morning. Counties in the affected reg...