George Hiotis

Winter Storm Warning In Effect

by George Hiotis on December 27, 2012 at 4:32 am

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area from 5 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday.   The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that since 12 a.m. Ohio Department of Transpiration Crews and Zanesville City crews have been pre-treating area roads in anticipation of today’s snow, ice and other wintery conditions.  Stay tuned to Whiz T-V, A-M 1240 radio, Z-92 and our website… for the latest on the storm.


More Details:

*A Winter Storm Warning is now in effect for the majority of the region through 6 AM Thursday*

*A Freezing Rain Advisory is now in effect for Morgan County until 1 PM This Afternoon*

*A Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect for Hocking County until 1 AM Thursday*

A major winter storm will be moving through Southeast Ohio for your Wednesday. A wintry mix and heavy snow will be with us for the majority of the day, with snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches possible by the end of the afternoon across the region. It will be breezy as well with winds gusting to near 20 MPH. Temperatures will top out in the lower 30s this afternoon. I will have full details on Sunrise or on-demand at -Phil Sakal

 Licking County — Level 1 Snow Emergency —

Perry County — Level 1 Snow Emergency- Roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting show.  Drive Cautiously

Fairfield County — Level 1 Snow Emergency.

Muskingum County – Level 1 Snow Emergency

Guernsey County – Level 1 Snow Emergency

Coshocton County -Level 1 Snow Emergency