Forecast Roundup

Forecast Roundup for November 7 snowfall

The time has come for our first snow event of the 2019-20 winter. If you’re new around here, we will track forecasts from numerous local and national forecasting outlets for each anticipated snowfall. After we have logged these forecasts, their accuracy will be calculated and included in our Winter Archive. At the end of the    …Keep Reading

Forecast Roundup for March 3 snowfall

The past week has exemplified the sad state of winter weather forecasting in Pittsburgh. Local TV channels, especially WPXI, have been hyping a “major winter storm” that could be “the biggest of the season” since Tuesday. While spewing these senseless exaggerations, these same networks largely ignored a significant snowfall on Thursday night that dropped 4″    …Keep Reading

Forecast Roundup for Major Weekend Snowstorm

UPDATE 1/19/19 9:35 AM: Roundup has been updated to reflect forecast changes since last night. The majority of models now expect the rain/snow line to creep north of Allegheny County, limiting today’s snow totals. However, the storm is now moving slower than expected, allowing the nighttime cold air to produce more overnight snow than originally forecast.    …Keep Reading