Flood Watch from Friday afternoon through Sunday morning

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More rain will bring a new threat of flooding to the region A developing storm system will lift out of the plains and bring rain to the region starting Friday. as the associated front stalls, ample moisture will filter into northern Ohio resulting in periods of moderate to heavy rain. The storm will linger into… Read more »

Planned outage for St. Louisville this afternoon

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NEWARK — The Energy Cooperative has less than 20 members still without power. However, it have a planned outage in the St. Louisville area between 4 and 5 p.m. today to replace broken equipment. This outage is expected to be one hour in length. Downed power lines can be extremely dangerous. The cooperative encourages residents to… Read more »

State Route 95 Road Closure in Knox County

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JACKSONTOWN – The Ohio Department of Transportation, District Five, effective today, at 6:10a.m., announced that State Route 95, is closed due to high water. The portion of SR 95 experiencing high water stretches from just inside Fredericktown to the Knox Co./Richland Co. line. The posted detour will be via SR 13 to SR 97, into… Read more »

Flood watch in effect from late tonight through Monday night

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The combination of snowmelt and rainfall may lead to flooding, flood watch in effect from late tonight through Monday evening. The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a flood watch for portions of Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania from late tonight through Monday evening. Forecast rainfall amounts of an inch to an inch and a… Read more »

Winter Storm Warning

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6:32 a.m. UPDATE— The National Weather Service in cleveland has issued a winter storm warning for heavy snow, which is in effect until 4 pm est this afternoon. Snow moderate at times will occur before tapering off this afternoon. Snow accumulations during the daylight hours will be 2 to 4 inches for a storm total… Read more »

Winter weather advisory for freezing rain and sleet

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The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a winter weather advisory for freezing rain and sleet which is in effect until 7 am Thursday. A period of light freezing rain and sleet will occur overnight…some snow could mix in near Lake Erie. Untreated roads and sidewalks will be slippery and people will have to… Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 10 am est Tuesday

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The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a winter weather advisory for which is in effect until 10 am est Tuesday. Mixed rain, freezing rain and some sleet will change to mostly snow and sleet this evening then taper to light snow or flurries by Tuesday morning. the precipitation should be fairly light during… Read more »

A wind advisory is in effect until 4p.m.

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The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a wind advisory…which is in effect until 4 pm Monday. Strong south to southwest winds will continue overnight. Winds will gust to as much as 50 mph overnight. Then, a strong cold front will move across the region on monday. Winds will become westerly behind this front…. Read more »

Winter weather advisory for snow for Saturday

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Low pressure will move across Ohio today…reaching western New York be this evening. Snow will move into the area from the southwest this morning and spread into northeast Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania mainly this afternoon. The snow will taper off through the evening hours as the low pulls northeast. The National Weather Service in Cleveland… Read more »

Apple Valley shelter closed

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HOWARD — According to Knox County Emergency Management Agency Director Brian Hess, the shelter at Floral Valley Community Center in Apply Valley closed today at 3 p.m. The shelter was organized and managed by the Knox County Chapter of the American Red Cross. Any Knox County residents needing assistance throughout the night, due to weather-related conditions,… Read more »

Shelters open in Apple Valley, Mount Vernon

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Update:4:00 p.m.MOUNT VERNON — Floral Valley Community Center in Apple Valley will remain open all night as a shelter. Update: 1:40 p.m.MOUNT VERNON — Floral Valley Community Center in Apple Valley is currently open as a respite center for county residents who are feeling the chill of power outages. Although not a full-blown shelter, the community center… Read more »

Winter storm to hit the region

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A warm front will lift north across the area during the next 48 hours. A strong winter storm will move northeast into northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania along the warm front and spread a wintry mix of precipitation across the area. the storm system is expected to move east of the region on Wednesday. Winter… Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory until 3p.m.

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The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a winter weather advisory for much of north central Ohio until 3 pm this afternoon for areas of freezing drizzle. Patches of freezing drizzle and fog and snow flurries were occurring across north central Ohio. High temperatures this afternoon will hold in the upper 20s. The precipitation… Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 9 am Thursday to Midnight Thursday night

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The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a winter weather advisory for snow…which is in effect from 9 am Thursday to midnight est Thursday night. Snow will move into the area during the morning Thursday. The snow will continue through the day and into the evening before tapering off after midnight thursday night. A… Read more »

Freezing Rain Advisory in effect from 10 pm this evening to noon Tuesday

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A wintry mix of precipitation is expected tonight. A little snow or patchy freezing rain is possible this evening…but the steadier precipitation will occur after midnight. Precipitation could start as a period of snow…but all precipitation will change over to freezing rain overnight. The light freezing rain will likely impact the morning rush hour and… Read more »