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Fire Rages Through Building In West Kensington, Market Frankford Line Service Disrupted

SEPTA is running buses between Huntingdon and Berks along the Market Frankford Line until further notice.


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Refreezing Concerns As Crews Get Roads Ready For Morning Commute

PennDOT is preparing roads in the area for when temperatures drop below freezing overnight.


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Cape May-Lewes Ferry Shut Down By Ice, Wind

The Cape May-Lewes Ferry has halted operations because of ice and wind.


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Philadelphia Ice Sculptor Carves ‘Ice Goddess’ On MLK Drive

One local ice sculptor got creative with all the ice and snow hanging around the Philadelphia area.


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L&I Deems Building Frozen After Fire ‘Imminently Dangerous,’ Must Be Demolished

L&I commissioner Carlton Williams says that if the owner cannot demolish the building, then the City will do so.


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Pass On The Salt When Walkways Turn Icy

Salt is very tough on plants and other ice melters have limits too. Try sand instead.


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Lincoln Drive Reopened After Big Ice Problem

City trucks are out early Tuesday, getting another round of salt down on the road and hoping to eliminate any more icing problems.


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Frozen: Kate Bilo Dives Into Ice Rescue Training

As temperatures plunge tonight, you might think those icy ponds are frozen solid and safe. Don’t be fooled. As Eyewitness Weather meteorologist Kate Bilo found out when she joined a local fire department for ice rescue training, ice that looks solid can be a death trap.


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Windy, Icy Conditions Impact Travel Across The Region

Icy road conditions and wind gusts are impacting travel for drivers across the region.



Look Out For Icy Roads And Wind Gusts During Your Evening Commute

Wind Advisories have already been issued for all areas south of Chester/Delco/Philadelphia/Burlington. Sustained winds of 20-30 mph may gust as high as 45-50 mph. This is strong enough for tree limbs and power lines to be put at risk.


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Icy Conditions Overnight

Areas of light snow will continue to move into the region and change over to freezing rain and rain from south to north overnight.


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1-2 Punch Of Messy Weather To End This Week And Begin The Next!

We are now under 24 hours away from our next big storm, and the big picture is becoming clear on what we can expect.


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Ice Closes Area Highways And Bridges; Multiple Accidents Reported Leaving At Least 2 Dead

Rain freezing on contact has caused accidents all around the region and closures of highways like Interstate 95, the Blue Route and I-76.



WEATHER: Wintry Mix Makes For Messy Morning Commute

The rain will freeze on contact through the morning hours, especially in areas to the north and west of Philadelphia. You’ll want to be especially careful on bridges, overpasses, sidewalks and any other untreated surfaces.


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What To Do When Bad Weather Meets The Heaviest Travel Day Of The Year

Triple A Mid-Atlantic’s Jim Lardear says if you can get the driving done before the weather turns, do so, but if you absolutely have to travel Wednesday, take your time.




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