Snow Emergency Level


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Snow Emergency Classifications

Pursuant of Ohio Attorney General Opinion 86-023, the sheriff of a county may declare a snow emergency and temporarily close county and township roads within his jurisdiction for the preservation of the public peace. Attorney General Opinion 97-015 allows the sheriff to close state and municipal roads.

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LEVEL:

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

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LEVEL:

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

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LEVEL:

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.

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LEVEL:

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.

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Previous Snow Emergency Levels


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2/28/2020 10:04:00 AM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/28/2020 6:09:00 AM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious. Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

2/8/2020 9:33:00 AM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/7/2020 9:09:00 AM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious. Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

12/16/2019 12:50:00 PM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

12/16/2019 1:58:00 AM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

3/1/2019 9:42:00 AM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/28/2019 10:47:00 PM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

2/20/2019 5:53:00 PM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/20/2019 4:52:00 AM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

2/11/2019 5:04:00 PM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/10/2019 5:46:00 PM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

2/3/2019 2:00:00 PM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.

2/1/2019 3:04:00 PM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County’s snow emergency level has been lowered to a level one. Conditions are improving, however roads are still hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads remain icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

2/1/2019 6:41:00 AM 2

Muskingum County Now Under Level Two Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level two snow emergency. A level two snow emergency means that roads are hazardous. Only those who feel it is necessary to drive should do so. Drivers are encouraged to call their employers to verify that they need to report to work.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

1/30/2019 2:18:00 AM 1

Muskingum County Now Under Level One Snow Emergency

Muskingum County has been placed under a level one snow emergency. A level one snow emergency means that roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are warned to be cautious.

Please continue to be aware of weather conditions, and stay up to date with all the current snow emergency levels by checking in at the Muskingum County Sheriff Office website.

1/29/2019 8:04:00 AM 0

Muskingum County Snow Emergency Canceled

All snow emergency levels for Muskingum County have now been removed. Please continue to use caution while driving.