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Yearly Archives: 2013

Pickaway County Under Level 1 Snow Emergency 17:03 02/04/2013

Sheriffi Robert B Radcliff has issued a level one snow emergency for Pickaway County effective 5:03 P.M. 2-4-2013

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Winter Weather Advisory for Pickaway, OH

Issued by The National Weather Service Cincinnati/Wilmington, OH

Thu, Jan 24, 2013, 9:42 PM EST

… WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 5 PM EST FRIDAY…

* HAZARD TYPES… ACCUMULATING SNOW

* ACCUMULATIONS… SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES… WITH SOME ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* TIMING… SNOW WILL BEGIN SHORTLY BEFORE DAYBREAK AND WILL QUICKLY SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF IN THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS… TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE EXPECTED DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS. SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

REMEMBER… A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES… AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

WIND CHILL ADVISORY

Issued by The National Weather Service Cincinnati/Wilmington, OH

Mon, Jan 21, 2013, 2:27 PM EST

WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST TUESDAY…

* HAZARD TYPES… COLD WIND CHILL READINGS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS… AS LOW AS 15 BELOW.

* WINDS… WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES… IN THE SINGLE DIGITS.

* TIMING… VERY COLD WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DEVELOP DURING THE LATE EVENING AND LAST WELL INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS… THE FRIGID CONDITIONS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE VENTURING OUTSIDE. PROLONGED EXPOSURE MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR EXPOSED SKIN.  THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS BETWEEN 10 AND 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO FOR A PERIOD OF SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY… MAKING SURE THAT ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED.

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