Pittsburgh International Cancels Flights, Nemo Blizzard to Bypass This Region

Five states have declared states of emergency due to a potentially historic winter storm severely impacting most of the northeastern United States. Find out the weather outlook here through Monday morning.

The National Weather Service is warning that a major winter storm this weekend could severely impact most of the northeastern United States.

Several outbound flights from the Pittburgh International Airport, including to Newark, New York and Boston, have been cancelled.

However, the forecast shows the Pittsburgh area will be spared from the brunt of the storm.

Here's a look at the Sewickley area forecast through Monday morning from the National Weather Service:

  • Friday—Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
  • Friday Night—A slight chance of snow showers before 3 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
  • Saturday—Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
  • Saturday Night—Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
  • Sunday—Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
  • Sunday Night—Rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Monday—Rain likely before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

This forecast is subject to change.

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