Navigating the snow in your car from home to work can be a challenge. Here is a breakdown of what the different snow emergency levels mean in Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana:
Snow Emergency – Level One
With this snow emergency, roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads are icy and drivers are encouraged to drive very cautiously.
Snow Emergency – Level Two
Roadways are considered to be hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. At this point, only those who feel it is necessary to drive should be on the roadways. Drivers are encouraged to contact employer to see if they should report for work.
Snow Emergency – Level Three
This is the highest level of emergencies. All roadways are closed to non-emergency personnel. No one should be out during these conditions unless it is absolutely necessary to travel. All employees should contact their employer to see if they should report for work. Those traveling on roadways may be subject to arrest.
Information courtesy of Sibcy Cline Insurance Services.