severe rss icon

Natural Deep Freeze Envelopes Ohio

12:00AM
January
16, 2009

Near record low temperatures are reported this morning across Ohio. Dayton and Marion report minus 14 degrees before dawn. Bolton field in southwest Columbus reports a minus 12 degree reading. The record low for the date at Port Columbus is minus 13 in 1977. Its Minus 9 this morning at Port Columbus.

National Weather Service Prepares to Expand Severe Weather Warning System

12:00AM
March
29, 2007

After successful tests in Ohio, the National Weather Service plans expansion of its “storm-based” warning system to the entire nation. Severe weather alerts will use common landmarks, highways, rivers and streams to warn the public of an approaching storm.