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Erie County under level 1 snow alert

A level 1 means roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Motorists are urged to drive cautiously.
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OHIO, USA — Counties in our area are under snow alerts due to snow or ice causing hazardous roadways.

When a snow emergency is declared at the county level, drivers should proceed with caution. 

Level 1

Erie County

Snow Emergency Classifications are as follows:

LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.

LEVEL 2: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be very icy. Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be out on the roads. Contact your employer to see if you should report to work. Motorists should use extreme caution.

LEVEL 3: All roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel. No one should be driving during these conditions unless it is absolutely necessary to travel or a personal emergency exists. All employees should contact their employer to see if they should report to work. Those traveling on the roads may subject themselves to arrest.

To view the state’s weather-related road closures and restrictions, visit the Ohio Department of Transportation’s traffic website.

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