Samuel A. Crish, Sheriff

Russell J. Decker, CEM, EMA Director

20013-2014 Winter Season

The following is an accurate summary of Emergency Snow Levels issued for Allen County, Ohio in the current winter season.

Date & Time

Level Date & Time


LEVEL 1 – ROADWAY ADVISORY: Allen County roadways are snow or ice covered with possible drifting. Driving conditions are hazardous. Extreme caution is advised.

LEVEL 2 – ROADWAY WARNING: All roadways in Allen County are extremely dangerous due to heavy, drifted or blowing snow. Some roads may become impassable causing danger to stranded drivers and occupants. Only motorists with extreme necessity and specialized equipment should attempt to drive in these unsafe conditions. In the interest of public safety, motorists are strongly advised to stay off roadways until conditions improve.

LEVEL 3 – STATE OF EMERGENCY: Extremely dangerous conditions exist. Travel should be limited to those persons with emergencies or extreme necessity. This level will be accompanied by a formal “State of Emergency” declaration by the Board of Allen County Commissioners.