PITTSBURGH WEATHER: LIVE UPDATES: Thousands without power after line of strong storms moves through
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PITTSBURGH WEATHER: LIVE UPDATES: Thousands without power after line of strong storms moves through

PITTSBURGH – A line of strong storms moved throug the area Sunday night, leaving thousands of people without power.

INTERACTIVE RADAR

Meteorologist Kevin Benson will have an updated forecast and we’re following any damage left behind by the storms, for 11 at 11. 

UPDATE 10:28 p.m.

As of 9 p.m., Duquesne Light was reporting over 2,300 outages. First Energy was reporting over 4,000 outages in our area.

UPDATE 9:56 p.m. 

A Tornado Warning has been issued for Indana County until 10:15 p.m.

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— WPXI (@WPXI) April 15, 2019

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UPDATE 9:49 p.m.

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect for Indiana County until 10:15 p.m.

UPDATE 9:14 p.m. 

More counties have been dropped from the Tornado Watch.

Indiana, Fayette, Jefferson and Westmoreland counties remain under the watch. 

UPDATE 9:00 p.m.

Thousands of people in our area are without power.

As of 9 p.m., Duquesne Light was reporting over 1,500 outages. First Energy was reporting over 3,000 outages in our area.

UPDATE 8:33 p.m.

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been extended for Venango and Clarion counties until 9:30 p.m.

UPDATE 8:30 p.m.

Some counties have been dropped from the Tornado Watch.

Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Clairon, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Washington and Westmoreland counties remain under a Tornado Watch.

UPDATE 9:00 p.m. 

Heavy rain and strong winds are moving through the Wexford area right now.

Period of down pouring rain and strong winds coming through the Wexford area right now. #wpxi #wpxistorm pic.twitter.com/b7DAZPDFND

— Jamie Cashdollar (@Cashmoney2292) April 15, 2019

UPDATE 8:03 p.m. – 

UPDATE 7:36 p.m. –

A Tornado Warning has been issued for Venango county.

A Tornado Warning is in effect until 8 pm for Venango County. Be prepared to take action to be safe. #wpxi pic.twitter.com/SymxlHZeBp

— Kevin Benson (@WPXIBenson) April 14, 2019

UPDATE 7:25 p.m. 

Channel 11’s Renee Wallace said there are dark clouds and winds are picking up in Beaver County.

Bad in Beaver! #wpxistorm pic.twitter.com/DbtyljHauJ

— renee wallace (@WPXIrenee) April 14, 2019

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A Tornado Watch has been issued for the entire veiwing area until 3 a.m. Monday

TORNADO WATCH UNTIL 3 AM FOR THE ENTIRE REGION. BE ALERT TO CHANGING CONDITIONS.


Severe storms are moving through Beaver and Lawrence Counties. #wpxistorm pic.twitter.com/uHW7SXEi6Q

— Kevin Benson (@WPXIBenson) April 14, 2019

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, Mercer and Washington and Venango counties.

A strong system will bring showers back into the area early, with thunderstorms by the afternoon.

Some of the storms could bring heavy rain, frequent lightning and damaging winds, so you’ll want to check back often through the weekend for the latest updates, especially if you’re planning to do things outdoors.

BE ALERT TO CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS!


A line of strong storms is moving quickly across Ohio, some of these storms are severe at this time, the main concerns are damaging wind & flooding downpours. Check in with Channel 11 News on Air & On Line. #wpxi pic.twitter.com/KdOxXXwIw2

— Kevin Benson (@WPXIBenson) April 14, 2019

A Tornado Watch is in effect through 9:00 pm for EASTERN OHIO. This Watch MAY be expanded. Strong Storms are moving rapidly toward Western PA. Be Alert to Changing Conditions #wpxi pic.twitter.com/9EkmtfnKo1

— Kevin Benson (@WPXIBenson) April 14, 2019

Our team of meteorologists will be tracking the system, and we’ll bring you the latest timing on when the system will have the biggest impact on your weekend plans. 



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