Monday, May 23, 2011
The National Weather Service says to stay inside and move away from windows
UPDATE 9:15 p.m. The National Weather Service has lifted a severe thunderstorm warning, but a severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until midnight tonight for 18 counties, including Cuyahoga. --- UPDATE 7:20 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for several areas of Cuyahoga County, including Cleveland Heights, until 7:45 tonight. According to the NWS Cleveland website, "This is a dangerous storm. Seek shelter inside now and stay away from windows." The storm could bring hail as large as golf balls and winds of up to 60 mph. There is also a tornado warning in effect for areas of Southwestern Cuyahoga County, Eastern Lorain County and Northern Medina County. ---- Thank goodness the sun came out this…
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Winter weather warning in effect until 10 p.m.
Updated 11 a.m. Friday According to the National Weather Service, the heaviest snowfall is expected this morning - and reports were of 3 to 5 and even 6 inches in places earlier this morning with an expected 3 to 5 inches more today - but the snow will taper off west to east this afternoon. The winter weather warning is stil in effect until 10 p.m. The roads are hit-or-miss: Beachwood's are mostly clear but in Cleveland Heights several inches of snow and slush still stand on most roads. --- We’ll see 6 to 10 inches of wet snow by Friday evening. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning in effect until 10 p.m. Friday. The rain we see tonight will soon turn to snow, according to the NWS website. The snow is expected to…
Thursday, February 24, 2011
After brief winter reprieve, heavy snow to return to area
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for much of northern Ohio, calling for up to a foot of snow in some areas. The warning will be in effect from 9 tonight through 4 p.m Friday. According to the weather service, a strong low-pressure system will move from Cincinnati toward Youngstown tonight, with rain, sleet and eventually snow and heavy winds. The heaviest accumulation is expected between 5 a.m. and 10 a.m. Friday. By Friday afternoon, we're expected to see snow accumulation of six to 10 inches, with some areas getting up to a foot. Winds are expected to pick up Friday, with gusts expected up to 35 mph. Check back for updates as the storm progresses.