SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Several Miami Valley counties are under snow emergencies or ice alerts because of the winter weather.
Clark and Preble counties are under a Level 1 Snow Emergency. Logan County’s Level 1 Snow Emergency was canceled at 2:00 p.m. Preble County cancelled its snow emergency at 3:15 p.m.
The Montgomery County sheriff issues an ice alert for drivers there. He says roads are turning icy and potentially hazardous.
What Snow Emergency Levels Mean:
- A Level 1 Snow Emergency means roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Use extra caution while driving.
- A Level 2 Snow Emergency means roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. You should only be on the road if absolutely necessary. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work.
- A Level 3 Snow Emergency means all roads are closed to non-emergency personnel. You should contact your employer about going to work. You could be ticketed if traveling unnecessarily.