ATHENS CO WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5AM TO 10AM, FRI 1/1/21, FREEZING RAIN EXPECTED, USE CAUTION TRAVELING!

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Athens County in effect from 5:00AM until 10:00AM, Friday, 1/1/2021.

  • WHAT – Freezing rain expected. Total ice accumulations of a few hundredths of an inch.
  • WHERE – Portions of southeast Ohio.
  • WHEN – From 5 AM to 10 AM Friday, 1/1/2021.
  • IMPACTS – Very slippery sidewalks, roads and bridges are possible. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS – A period of freezing rain will occur before temperatures warm and change precipitation over to rain after 10AM Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:
Slow down and use caution while traveling. Prepare for possible power outages.

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