Snow Bans, Emergencies Issued

Reminds me of a back and white photo..driveway Madison, OH

Reminds me of a back and white photo..driveway Madison, OH

With another round of winter weather hitting Northeast Ohio, snow bans are already coming in and so are snow emergencies.

We will keep adding to our lists as they come in.

SNOW PARKING BANS:

Akron-until further notice

Avon Lake — until 12p Thursday

Barberton —  until further notice

Bay Village —  until Thursday at 6am

Bedford — until further notice

Berea — until further notice

Broadview Heights — until Thursday at noon

Brunswick– until further notice

Cuyahoga Falls —  until Thursday at 8am

Elyria — until further notice

Hudson — through Thursday at 6pm

Kirtland- until further notice

Lorain — until further notice

Maple Heights- until further notice

Massillon – – until further notice

Macedonia — until Thursday morning

North Royalton — until further notice

Plain Township — until noon Thursday

Solon- until further notice

Seven Hills — until further notice

South Euclid — until further notice

Stow – until noon Thursday

Tallmadge — until Thursday at 8am

Warrensville Heights — until further notice

SNOW EMERGENCIES:

Erie County– Level 1

Holmes County — Level 2

Huron County– Level 2

Lorain County– Level 2

Medina County — Level 2

Ottawa County–Level 3

Sandusky County- Level 1

Seneca County– Level 2

Richland County — Level 2

Wayne County — Level 2

Snow Emergency Level Definition:

Law enforcement agencies, specifically county sheriffs can only declare a snow emergency and temporarily close roads and streets in their jurisdiction.

Below is a breakdown of what each Level Snow Emergency stands for according to the Ohio Committee for Severe Weather Awareness Snow Emergency Classifications.

Level 1 Snow Emergency

Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow.
Roads may also be icy.
Drive carefully.

Level 2 Snow Emergency

Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow.
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.

Level 3 Snow Emergency

All roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel.
No one else should be out during these conditions unless it is absolutely necessary to travel or a personal emergency exists.
All employees should contact their employer to see if they should report to work. Those traveling on the roads may subject themselves to arrest.

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