The National Weather Service has issued an ICE STORM WARNING for Athens County until 7:00AM, Friday, February 4, 2022.
- WHAT…Significant icing. Snow accumulations of up to 3 inches and ice accumulations of three tenths to three quarters of an inch.
- WHERE…Portions of southeast Ohio and northeast Kentucky.
- WHEN…Until 7:00AM, Friday, February 4, 2022.
- IMPACTS…Expect widespread power outages and tree damage due to the ice. Travel could be impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Travel is strongly discouraged. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Prepare for possible power outages.