Kenton Co. declares Level 1 Snow Emergency beginning 8 p.m. Fri - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Kenton County declares Level 1 Snow Emergency

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KENTON COUNTY, KY (FOX19) -

Kenton County has declared a Level 1 snow emergency, beginning on Friday at 8 p.m.

Most of the FOX19 viewing area is expected to see around 3-5" of snow accumulation, beginning late Friday evening into early Saturday morning.

Snow emergency levels are declared by the following levels:

LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.

LEVEL 2: 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.

LEVEL 3: 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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