December 22, 2014

Elyria
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Weather Update: Lorain County under Level 1 snow emergency

Trucks battle blowing snow and freezing winds on Route 58 at Route 303. BRUCE BISHOP/CHRONICLE

Trucks battle blowing snow and freezing winds on Route 58 at Route 303. BRUCE BISHOP/CHRONICLE

Lorain County Sheriff Phil Stammitti has issued a level 1 snow emergency for Lorain County until further notice.

The level 1 snow emergency means roadways are hazardous, and drivers are advised to drive with extreme care.

Drivers are encouraged to avoid driving until the weather situation improves, if possible.

A memo released by the sheriff’s office on Jan. 2 describing what each level entails can be found below.

Updated list of events and businesses closed because of the weather.