COLUMBUS, Ohio – Much of Ohio will have a fresh blanket of snow by the end of today.
The city of Columbus currently has 47 trucks on the road treating state Routes 33, 104, 315 and arterial streets, bridges and overpasses, Service Department spkkesman Rick Tilton said.
A total of 124 ODOT snow plows are out on interstates, state and US routes in Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Pickaway and Union counties, spokeswoman Nancy Burton said..
Light snow began falling in Columbus just before 7:30 a.m. and the National Weather Service says 2-3 inches of snow is likely to fall across central Ohio, with some areas getting up to four inches.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 5:00 p.m.
The Weather Service says the snow will cause traffic problems because of slick roadways and reduced visibilities.