The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WATCH for Athens County in effect from Friday, March 11, 2022 at 7:00 PM until Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 3:00 PM.
- WHAT – Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches possible.
- WHERE – Portions of southeast Ohio, northeast Kentucky and central, northern and western West Virginia.
- WHEN – From Friday, March 11, 2022 at 7:00 PM until Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 3:00 PM.
- IMPACTS – Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero could result in hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS – Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.