Winter weather advisory issued
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Mar 25, 2013 at 12:05 PM
The National Weather Service has issued the following winter weather advisory for Huron County and the some of the surrounding areas:
TIMING: 6 p.m. Sunday to noon Monday.
WHERE: Huron County, as well as Seneca, Medina, Summit and Portage counties.
WHY: LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING. THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL SPREAD SNOW INTO THE AREA THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY BEFORE TAPERING TO LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO FALL FROM MARION TO MILLERSBURG WHERE STORM TOTALS COULD REACH 8 INCHES.
* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW.
* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.
* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS TONIGHT AND MONDAY.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.
* VISIBILITIES...BELOW A MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NORMALLY ISSUED FOR A VARIETY OF WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS LIGHT SNOW... BLOWING SNOW... SLEET... FREEZING RAIN AND WIND CHILLS. WHILE THE WEATHER WILL BE SIGNIFICANT... THE WORD ADVISORY IMPLIES THAT SEVERE WINTERWEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED. ST