Athens Co LEVEL 2 SNOW EMERGENCY, roads hazardous, travel only if needed, use extreme caution!

1/28/2022, 4:35 AM – Athens County is under a LEVEL 2 SNOW EMERGENCY.  Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be very icy. Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be out on the roads. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work. Motorists should use extreme caution!

ATHENS CO WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7AM TO 7PM SUNDAY, 1/23/2022, 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED

The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for Athens County from 7:00AM until 7:00PM, Sunday, January 23, 2022.

  • WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches.
  • WHERE…Portions of southeast Ohio and northern West Virginia.
  • WHEN…From 7 AM to 7 PM Sunday, 1/23/2022.
  • IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…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.

UPDATE 01/18/2022 1:30PM, Athens Co LEVEL 2 SNOW EMERGENCY: Roadways hazardous blowing, drifting snow, may also be very icy, only drive, if necessary, use extreme caution

UPDATE 01/18/2022 1:30PM: Main routes are clear, but county and township roads are still hazardous. Athens County will remain under a level two at this time. Please continue to use caution while traveling and allow extra time to reach your destination.

Level Two Snow Emergency: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be out on the roads. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work. Motorists should use extreme caution.