Monday, February 21, 2011
Traffic on SR 8 and Graham Road was slow going Monday night.
A Winter Storm Warning for Stow has expired, accoring to the National Weather Service. As of 4:30 p.m. Monday, Mayor Karen Fritschel said a parking ban was not yet in effect. Cuyahoga Falls issued a parking ban, so stay tuned to Stow Patch to see if Stow will have one soon too. About four to eight inches of snow accumulation was expected overnight. Traffic on Graham Road and SR 8 — both north and southbound — was traveling about 10 mph around 7 p.m. Monday. A car slid off the right side of SR 8 northbound, just past the Graham Road exit. Cuyahoga Falls and Stow dispatchers were quite busy and said they wouldn’t have a reliable count of accidents until the snow subsides and authorities can catch up with the paperwork. Power outages from …
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
The warning was set to expire at 7 p.m. Wednesday, but was canceled this morning.
Freezing rain continued through the evening in Stow Feb. 1 and the Winter Storm Warning was canceled around 6 a.m. Feb. 2. A wintry mix of snow, rain and freezing rain is expected throughout Wednesday. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. About one to three inches of snow accumulation is expected by Wednesday afternoon. For school closures, updates on parking bans, and road conditions or accidents, check back with Stow Patch. Whether Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not this Groundhog Day, it's pretty apparent that winter is sticking around here in Stow. A city-wide parking ban will remain in effect through Wednesday. Have photos of the ice or snow? Post them here!
Monday, January 31, 2011
Snow is expected to begin falling Monday evening.
Tonight, those in Stow should expect about one to three inches of snow. Then, just in time for the Tuesday morning work commute, a Winter Storm Watch will be in effect from 7 a.m. Jan. 31 to 1 a.m. Feb. 3. About four to eight inches are expected to accumulate Wednesday morning, according to AOL weather. Snow could change to freezing rain during the storm and the advisory is for all of Summit County. Keep checking Stow Patch to find out about road conditions, any accidents that may happen and closures.
Thursday, January 20, 2011
About 5 inches of snow could make it to Stow by Friday.
A winter weather advisory will be in effect from 4 p.m. today until 7 a.m. Friday in Stow and all other Summit County cities. Between 3 to 5 inches is expected to accumulate in Stow and neighboring cities, like Cuyahoga Falls, by Friday morning. Check back with Stow Patch for updates on weather and road conditions and if there are any closures.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
The warning should expire around 7 p.m. tonight.
The National Weather Service upgraded its advisory in the area to a winter weather warning in Stow until 7 p.m. Up to about 7 more inches of snow could pile up in Stow, according to the NWS. Another 1 to 3 inches is expected overnight. The parking ban in Stow will last until sometime Thursday. The mayor will re-evaluate the condition of the roads tomorrow and decide if the parking ban should continue. Check back with Stow Patch for up-to-date weather, road and closure information.
The street superintendent said the ban can be lifted.
Public Service Director Dano Koehler said the city's emergency parking ban that went into effect yesterday morning because of the snow storm will be lifted at noon. Although the ban will be lifted this afternooon, snow is still in Stow's near future. There are no current weather advisories or warnings in the area but there is a 30 percent chance of snow in Stow all day and night, according to the National Weather Service. Only about half an inch of snow accumulation is expected. The high is expected to be around 25 degrees and the low will drop to about 16 degrees.
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
About 6 inches of snow is expected in the area Tuesday evening.
Get those shovels ready and bundle up, Stow could see about 9 inches of snow accumulation by Wednesday. A winter weather advisory is issued in Stow from noon today until 4 p.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. It's likely the area will get about 1 to 3 inches during the day Tuesday and another 6 inches of snow overnight. Chance of snow is 90 percent, according to the NWS. Snow is expected to start falling in the afternoon today and intensify and continue to pile on the white stuff during the night, according to the NWS. Snow advisories are issued for Summit, Cuyahoga, Geagua, Lake, Ashtabula, Medina, Portage, Trumbull, Stark and several other counties. The high in Stow Tuesday is expected to be 28 degrees with a low …