Jennifer Edwards Baker reports:
With two rounds of snow bearing down on Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky this weekend, the National Weather Service in Wilmington already has issued a winter weather advisory.
The advisory runs 9 p.m. tonight until 7 p.m. Saturday. About 2 to 4 inches of snow should start falling tonight and continue until about noon Saturday.
A wind chill advisory remains up for most of the region until 1 p.m. today.
Winds are still blowing this morning with wind chills as low as minus 10 and minus 20. Winds are ranging 10 to 20 mph and gusting to 30 mph, according to the weather service.
It’s minus 2 with a wind chill of minus 18 at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. The weather service says the morning low was minus 6 with a wind chill of minus 18, recorded at 5:46 a.m.
Several school districts recently opened after two hour delays, including Princeton, Mount Healthy, Lebanon and Kings in Ohio and Campbell and Kenton county schools in Northern Kentucky. Other schools like Little Miami and Norwood are delaying the start of classes by 90 minutes.
We’ll stay in the deep freeze most of today with the thermometer only reaching 9 degrees by noon and 16 by 5 p.m. Wind chills will be in the single digits and teens.
The overnight low will be 18 degrees with winds gusting up to 29 mph.