Several Northwest counties, including Lucas County have been placed under a Level 1 snow emergency until further notice as snow continues to fall in the area.
The Lucas County Sheriff's Department placed Lucas County under Level 1 at 9:17 a.m., Sunday.
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Other counties include Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Huron, Ottawa Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, and Wood. In Wood County, the cities of Bowling Green and Northwood are under a snow emergency.
A Level 1 means that blowing winds and drifting snow are making roadways hazardous and likely icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.