Athens Co Wind Chill Advisory in effect until 4PM, Sat, 12/24/22, wind chills as low as -20

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory until 4PM, Saturday, 12/24/2022. The Wind Chill Warning is downgraded to the advisory.

* WHAT…Very cold wind chills. Wind chills as low as 20 below zero.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio and central, northern, southern and western West Virginia.

* WHEN…Until 4PM, Saturday, 12/24/2022.

* IMPACTS…The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves.

Athens Co Wind Chill Warning from 6AM, Fri, 12/23/22, until 12PM, Sat, 12/24/22, wind chills as low as -25

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Warning for Athens County in effect from 6AM, Friday, 12/23/22, until 12PM, Saturday, 12/24/22.

* WHAT…Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 25 below zero. Winds gusting as high as 45mph.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia and central, northeast, northern, southeast, southern and western West Virginia.

* WHEN… 6AM, Friday, 12/23/22, until 12PM, Saturday, 12/24/22.

* IMPACTS…The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Avoid outside activities if possible. When outside, make sure you wear appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves.

Additional information can be found at https://www.weather.gov/rlx as well as on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Athens Co Wind Advisory from 3AM, Fri, 12/23/22, until 7AM, Sat, 12/24/22, winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph expected

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Athens County from 3AM, Friday, 12/23/22, until 7AM, Saturday, 12/24/22.

* WHAT…West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph expected.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia and central, northeast, northern, southeast, southern and western West Virginia.

* WHEN… 3AM, Friday, 12/23/22, until 7AM, Saturday, 12/24/22.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…A Wind Chill Advisory is also in effect due to wind chills as low as 25 below zero.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

Athens Co Winter Weather Advisory, Fri, 12/23/22, from 1AM until 12PM, snow expected along with a flash freeze on roadways

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Athens County for Friday, 12/23/22, from 1AM until 12PM.

* WHAT…Snow expected along with a flash freeze on roadways due to rapidly falling temperatures. Total snow accumulations of up to two inches. Winds gusting as high as 45mph.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia and central, northeast, northern, southeast, southern and western West Virginia.

* WHEN… Friday, 12/23/22, from 1AM until 12PM.

* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Avoid outside activities if possible. When outside, make sure you wear appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves. Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Additional information can be found at https://www.weather.gov/rlx as well as on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

1/1/2023, the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) will begin collecting municipal income tax for the City of Nelsonville

  • Effective January 1, 2023, the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) will begin collecting municipal income tax for the City of Nelsonville. 
  • RITA provides income tax collection and processing services for more than 350 of Ohio’s municipalities and is the largest municipal income tax collection agency in the state.
  • RITA’s shared services offer municipalities a comprehensive, efficient and effective solution to income tax collection that results in cost savings and increased tax collections. 
  • The City of Nelsonville chose RITA for its ability to offer residents and businesses free online services and its ability to maximize the City’s tax collection efforts. 
  • RITA will be responsible for the administration and collection of all municipal income taxes and will serve the City of Nelsonville in this capacity.
  • If you have any questions regarding your City of Nelsonville income tax, please contact RITA’s customer service representatives at 800-860-7482.

MORE RITA INFORMATION TO COME OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS!

Athens Co WIND CHILL WATCH from 3AM, Fri, 12/23/22 through 1PM, Sat, 12/24/22, wind gusts up to 40mph, wind chills as low as -25

The National Weather Service has issued a WIND CHILL WATCH for Athens County in effect from 3:00AM, Friday, 12/23/2022 through 1:00PM, Saturday, 12/24/2022.

* WHAT…Dangerously cold wind chills with wind gusts up to 40 mph possible. Wind chills as low as 25 below zero.

* WHERE…Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia and central, northeast, northern, southeast, southern, and western West Virginia.

* WHEN… 3:00AM, Friday, 12/23/2022 through 1:00PM, Saturday, 12/24/2022.

* IMPACTS…The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 20 minutes. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

Additional information can be found at https://www.weather.gov/rlx as well as on our Facebook and Twitter pages.