With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
Central Ohio Gets Taste Of Wintry Weather
A winter storm blew through Ohio with snow and blustery winds.Â Â Some Central Ohio schools delayed start times or even canceled classes today asÂ road crews worked to keep streets clear.
The National Weather Service reports accumulations ofÂ 1.5 inches in Columbus and less than a half-inch in Dayton.
Cleveland and counties to the east near Lake Erie are under a winter storm warning for up to a foot of snow by SaturdayÂ afternoon.