UPDATES: Power outages, snow parking bans, snow emergencies

​​There is a winter storm warning in effect until noon Friday for Cuyahoga, Lake, Geauga and Ashtabula counties. There is a winter storm advisory until noon Friday for Lorain, Medina, Summit, Portage and Trumbull counties.

There is also a wind advisory and thousands of power outages are being reported across Northeast Ohio with the majority in Cuyahoga County.

At 1 a.m. Friday, nearly 100,000 customers were without power, according to FirstEnergy's outage map.

**Check the FirstEnergy outage map**

**CHECK WEATHER ALERTS**

When the snow starts falling, some areas issue parking bans and emergencies. We will continue to update this list as they come in.

PARKING BANS:

*Lorain:  until further notice
*Newburgh Heights: until further notice
*Parma: 11 p.m. Thursday until further notice
*Seven Hills: until further notice
*Brunswick 11 p.m. Thursday until further notice
*North Olmsted: until further notice

SNOW EMERGENCIES:

*Erie County-Level 1

*Sandusky County-Level 1

*Wayne County-Level 1

*Medina County-Level 1

**Check our school closing list throughout the evening**

**Weather updates**

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20184:00 pm

Sandusky County is currently under a level 1 snow emergency.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20184:02 pm

What are the chances of a snow day? Check out the Snow Day Calculator: https://fox8.com/2018/02/06/what-are-the-chances-of-a-snow-day-heres-the-snow-day-calculator/

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20184:07 pm

A look at possible snow totals from our FOX 8 meteorologists: 

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20184:12 pm

A snow parking ban has been issued for Lorain beginning at 7 p.m. until further notice. 

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20185:33 pm

Erie County now under a level 1 snow emergency.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20186:31 pm

From Streetsboro police: We are experiencing power failures on traffic signals on SR 14. We are aware and are working on the problem. Treat all malfunctioning lights as a 4 way stop.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20187:21 pm

Power outages are widespread across Northeast Ohio as wicked weather moves through. According to FirstEnergy’s outage map, at 7:20 p.m., there were over 7,000 customers affected in Cuyahoga County; over 1,600 in Lorain County; over 2,200 in Huron County; and over 2,300 in Portage County. http://outages.firstenergycorp.com/oh.html

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20188:06 pm

Snow parking ban in effect for Newburgh Heights

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20188:12 pm

From North Ridgeville Police Department: “If you don’t need to be out, just stay home tonight. We have trees down. We have live wires down. We have cars in the ditch. We have more cars in other ditches. We have ditches under cars. We have power out. Some intersections are without traffic lights.

The street department is out and doing a great job but they will have a tough time getting In front of this.

If you are already out, take your time.”

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20188:19 pm

Over 12,000 power outages in Cuyahoga County now. 

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20188:27 pm

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20188:48 pm

UPDATE: 54,000 customers without power in Northeast Ohio.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20189:10 pm

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20189:56 pm

Wayne County is now under a level 1 snow emergency.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 20189:57 pm

UPDATE: 90,000 customers are now without power.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 201810:31 pm

10:30 p.m. power outage update: 82,000 customers.

Kara Sutyak March 1, 201810:53 pm

From Cleveland police: Due to numerous issues including downed trees, power wires and power outages, residents of and visitors to the city of Cleveland are advised to not travel unless absolutely necessary. Crews are out to clear streets and restore power at this time. 

Kara Sutyak March 1, 201811:00 pm

Kara Sutyak March 1, 201811:18 pm

11:18 p.m. update: More than 100,000 without power.

leighandreani March 1, 201811:53 pm

11:52 p.m. UPDATE: 95,329 without power.

Kara Sutyak March 2, 20181:13 am

At 1 a.m. Friday, nearly 100,000 customers were without power, according to FirstEnergy’s outage map.