Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency {Jan} Get Condition

The weather conditions are aggravating the Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency. Read here to know current and future conditions.

The snow is continuously falling in Columbus County with unprecedented speed and intensity. It is expected that one or two inches of snow would fall on Monday and the coming days as well. The conditions have given rise to the Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency and have put the county in the United States on the brink of impending worsening weather conditions.

It is expected that the snow would fall for more than twenty four hours before halting on Tuesday morning.

Snow Emergencies in Ohio

There are various counties in Ohio which have issued the general warnings and have been in an emergency in light of the advent of heavy snowfall and terrible accumulation of snow on roads. Generally, there are three levels of emergency radars. On Level 1, the roadways and expected to be moist and chances of a road accident are present.

 The Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency is still put on the level 1 radar. Counties like Crawford, Delaware, Guernsey, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Richland, and Washington are also on Level 1 radar.

On Level 2, the snow starts drifting and the roads become icy and it is always difficult to drive. It is generally advised that if there is no need for the same, no travel should be made at level 2 radar. Especially for motorists, special caution must be exercised. For now, Coshocton is the only county on the level 2 Radar. It is probable and highly expected from the authorities that they would switch the level radar of Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency very soon.

On Level 3, the authorities have to close all the non-emergency transports. No one should be driving at such a drastic snowfall which could be deadly. No county at the time has been put on the level 3 radar but with frequent weather changes, at any point of time, levels could be switched.

For now in Columbus, various warnings and cautions have been issued by the weather authorities and they have requested the people travelling on road to not take this route. The current states are discussed below.

The Current State of Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency

Temperatures dipped to mid twenties on Sunday and they are ready to fluctuate on Monday as well. A blast of cold air on Sunday evening has sent a fast moving storm worsening the conditions further. Many people are concerned about Tuesday now. According to the reports, Tuesday will be cold with morning temperature in mid tens and would rise up to mid 20s in the afternoon before dipping again to mid tens in evening.


The current state of Columbus weather is very worrisome. A few alerts have been issued but the same have been retracted from time to time as the conditions improved. The Monday storm can aggravate the Weather Columbus Ohio Snow Emergency. There are concerns with regard to emergency radar levels and the same is explained graciously in this article above. To know more, see What does it mean when Franklin County, Columbus are under snow emergencies?  

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