Crawford County Explains Difference Between Snow Levels

  • 1/18/2019 3:16:54 PM
  • Sartaj Singh
  • Local News

CRAWFORD COUNTY, OH - The Crawford County Sheriff's Office provided an explanation of differences between the counties three snow levels. 

The following levels can be issued by different law enforcement agencies in the area:

Level 1 - Snow Alert - Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are also icy. Drive with Caution. 

Level 2 - Snow Advisory - Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Only those who deem it necessary to drive should be out on the roadways. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work. 

Level 3 - Snow Emergency - All roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel. No one should be out during these conditions unless it is absolutely necessary to travel. Employees should contact their employer to see if they should report to work. All non-emergency and non-essential personnel traveling the roadways during a Level 3 snow emergency may be subject to prosecution under Ohio Revised Code 2917.13 for misconduct at an emergency. 


More Local News

Our top stories from around the area
  • Mansfield Woman Fights For Life-Changing Treatment

    • 4/22/2019 1:08:39 PM
    • Jenna Ramolt
    • Local News

    Jessicca Berry was a busy working mom to four daughters until she fell ill with two rare and debilitating dieases that effect her nervous system and her brain. Now, she and her family are raising the money they need for a life-changing treatment.

  • Mansfield Celebrates Arbor Day
  • Mansfield Celebrates Arbor Day

    • 4/22/2019 12:23:36 PM
    • Jenna Ramolt
    • Local News

    The city of Mansfield has been named a "Tree City USA" by the National Arbor Day Foundation for 24 consecutive years, and Mayor Tim Theaker has announced a special Arbor Day Celebration in honor of that designation.

Local News

More stories from around the area - Mansfield and North Central Ohio News Sports and Weather