The snow is falling continuously throughout Columbus County with unprecedented speed and intensities. It is predicted that at least one to two inches will be falling on Monday and in the days ahead. The conditions have led to the Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency and put the region of the United States on the edge of getting worse weather conditions.
It is predicted that the snow will remain on the ground for more than 24 hours before ceasing in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Winter Emergencies within Ohio
There are several counties in Ohio that have issued general warnings and are in an emergency situation in light of the onset of massive snowfalls and a massive the accumulation of snow along roads. There are generally 3 levels in emergency radios. On the level 1 roads, they are likely to be wet and the possibility of an accident are high.
It is important to note that the weather for the Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency is currently on Level 1 radar. The counties of Crawford, Delaware, Guernsey, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Richland, and Washington are also on the Level 1 radar.
At Level 2 of the radar, the snow begins sliding and the roads get slippery and difficult to drive on. It is recommended even if there’s no need to do so, there should not be any travel in the radar at level 2. Particularly for motorists, extra caution should be taken. At present, Coshocton is the only county that is on the level 2 radar. It is likely and anticipated from the authorities that they will change the level radar for The Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency in the near future.
On the 3rd level the authorities must stop all non-emergency vehicles. It is not advisable to drive in such a massive snowfall, which could cause fatalities. There is no county that was placed on the radar level 3 however, with the frequent changes in weather and at any moment in time, the levels could be altered.
As of now, the moment in Columbus numerous warnings and advisability are being issued by weather officials and they have requested those traveling on roads not to travel this way. The latest states are listed below.
The Present State of Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency
The temperature dropped to mid-twenties on Sunday, and they’re likely to be in a state of flux on Monday too. A blast of cold air Sunday evening sent the storm to a rapid pace, escalating the weather further. Many are worried about the coming Tuesday. According to reports Tuesday’s forecast is cold and colder with the temperature rising to the mid tens, and will rise to mid 20s in the afternoon, before dropping back to the mid tens by evening.
The current situation of Columbus conditions is extremely worrying. There have been a few alerts issued, but they were withdrawn periodically when conditions improve. The Monday storm is likely to exacerbate the weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency. There are some concerns in relation to the emergency radar levels, and that is covered clearly in the previous article.