.. WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... * WHAT... HEAVY MIXED PRECIPITATION POSSIBLE. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES, WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 12 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TENTH TO AROUND A QUARTER OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE. * WHERE... PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA AND NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST OHIO. * WHEN... FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... ICE ACCUMULATIONS COULD LEAD TO POWER OUTAGES AND TREE DAMAGE. TRAVEL COULD BECOME DANGEROUS, INCLUDING THE EVENING COMMUTE ON FRIDAY. BLOWING SNOW IS POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT AS WINDS INCREASE. TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW FREEZING FROM WEST TO EAST DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY AND BE IN THE TEENS BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. I don't GAS much about possible foot of snow The ice concerns me most . a 1/4 inch ice on trees and power lines has the very real probability of turning out the lights Last big ice storm like this (8-10?? years ago)shut down power for days across the area I was one of the more fortunate ones and was without power for only 18 hours while just few miles down the road was 4 days without guess I better fuel up the generator and get a few more 5gal cans filled .... damn I hate winter ..L.T.A.