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Bitter cold temps here to stay for a while

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STORM TRACK 11 WEATHER UPDATE

For more details, Check out the Storm Track 11 Weather Blog.

 

SNOW EMERGENCIES

Level 1

  • Fulton
  • Hancock
  • Hardin
  • Lucas
  • Sandusky
  • Wood

County sheriffs around Ohio have the ability to declare snow emergencies and temporarily close county and township roads within his jurisdiction for the preservation of the public peace. (Note: Michigan counties do not issue snow emergency levels)

The sheriffs in Ohio have established the following guidelines:

  • LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are also icy. Drive very cautiously.
  • LEVEL 2: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be out on the roadways. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work.
  • LEVEL 3: All roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel. No one should be out during these conditions unless it is absolutely necessary to travel. All employees should contact their employer to see if they should report to work. Those traveling on the roadways may subject themselves to arrest.

County sheriffs also have the ability to close all roads in the county, which includes any city street in their jurisdiction. 

Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be out on the roadways. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work.

City Snow Level Emergency:

  • Village of Woodville
  • City of Wauseon

 

Road Conditions:

Ohio              1-888-264-7623
Michigan       1-800-381-8477


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