Athens Co Rd 82, Cherry Ridge Rd CLOSED, Chase Rd to Oberholzer Rd, today Wed, 4/15, 8AM to 2:30PM, please avoid area

Athens Co Road Closed

The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be closing County Road 82, Cherry Ridge Road between County Road 69, Chase Road and Alexander Township Road 1268, Oberholzer Road in Alexander Township, today Wednesday, April 15th, from 8 AM until 2:30 PM for emergency water line repair and road slip repair.  Please avoid this area.

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Athens Co Rd 25, Long Run Rd CLOSED, Coal Hill Rd to N Coolville Rdg Rd, Wed 4/15, 10AM to Thu 4/16 6PM, avoid this area

Athens Co Road Closed

The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be closing County Road 25, Long Run Road between Canaan Township Road 579, Coal Hill Road and County Road 90, North Coolville Ridge Road in Canaan Township, Wednesday, April 15th, at 10 AM until Thursday, April 16th, at 6 PM to repair a road slip.  Please avoid this area.

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Intersection of Athens Co Rd 10, Baker Rd, and Co Rd 19, Radford Rd CLOSED until 4PM Sun 4/12, please avoid this area.

Road Closed Barricade

The Intersection of Athens County Road 10, Baker Road, and County Road 19, Radford Road is closed for the next three hours due to disabled helicopter in the intersection.  Please avoid this area.

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Athens County Flooding Road Closures as of 3:00 PM, Friday, April 10, 2015, follow link

Athens Co Road Closed Flooding

Athens County Road Clousres
April 10, 2015 – 3:00 PM

ROAD NAME      LOCATION

CR 1 – Carbondale Road

CR 4 – Glenn Ebon Road Between SR 691 and US Route 33

CR 18 – Frost Road

CR 24 – Both South Canaan Road and Harmony Road

CR 33B – Diamond Brick Road

CR 57 – Rodehaver Road

CR 58 – Frost Road

CR 109 – Beebe Road

Ohio Department of Transportation Closures     From http://www.ohgo.com

SR 56     Between Vinton County line and Athens City Corporation

SR 144   Between US 50 and SR 329

SR 329   Between US 50 and SR 144

SR 356   Between SR 681 and SR 356

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ATHENS CO SEVERE THUNDER STORM WATCH UNTIL 10AM, FRIDAY, 4/10. WATCH FO RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

A SEVERE THUNDER STORM WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR ATHENS COUNTY UNTIL 10AM, FRIDAY, 4/10.

REMEMBER, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN AND OCCASIONALLY DO PRODUCE TORNADOES.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO, LOCAL TV, RADIO OR YOUR CABLE TELEVISION PROVIDER FOR LATER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

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Athens County Flooding Road Closures as of 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 9, 2015, follow link

Athens Co Road Closed Flooding

Athens County Flooding Road Closures as of 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 9, 2015.

CR 4 – Glenn Ebon Road Between SR 691 and US Route 33

CR 18 – Frost Road

CR 33B – Diamond Brick Road

CR 58 – Frost Road

CR 109 – Beebe Road

Ohio Department of Transportation Closures      From http://www.ohgo.com

SR 56     Between Vinton County line and Carbondale Road

SR 56     Between SR 356 and Grass Run Road

SR 329   Between Tick Ridge Road and Marietta Run Road

US 33 Restricted Both directions, near Dorr Run Exit, #182

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FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR ATHENS CO UNTIL 2:30AM THU, 4/9, SEEK HIGH GROUND IF THREATENED, AVOID FLOODED ROADWAYS!

Flash Flood Warning

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR ATHENS COUNTY UNTIL 2:30AM THURSDAY, 4/9.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM REPEATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WARNED AREA.  THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS  ACROSS THE WARNED AREA, WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAIN POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES.  ADDITIONALLY, COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS, STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE 1-800-401-9535, WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

YOU MAY ALSO REPORT HIGH WATER BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE CHARLESTON WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE OR BY USING THE TWITTER HASHTAG, #NWSRLX.

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ATHENS CO FLOOD WATCH 11PM, THU, 4/2 UNTIL 2AM SAT, 4/4, WATCH FOR CHANING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

Flood Watch

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WATCH FOR ATHENS COUNTY FROM 11PM THURSDAY, 4/2 UNTIL 2AM SATURDAY, 4/4.

WHAT: MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF RAIN

HOW MUCH: TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS COULD BE AROUND 2 INCHES

IMPACT: SMALL STREAM FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. MAINSTEM RIVERS WILL SEE SIGNIFICANT RISES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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RED FLAG WARNING UNTIL 8PM TUE, 3/31 FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY WINDS FOR ATHENS CO, NO OPEN BURNING!!!

Red Flag Warning

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY WINDS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FOR ATHENS COUNTY UNTIL 8 PM THIS EVENING TUE, 3/31.

  • WINDS -WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
  • TIMING – THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  • RELATIVE HUMIDITY – AS LOW AS 22 PERCENT.
  • TEMPERATURES – IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
  • IMPACTS – THE THREAT IS ENHANCED IN GRASSY AND BRUSH FILLED AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

REMINDER – THERE IS NO OPEN BURNING ALLOWED IN OHIO DURING THE MONTHS OF MARCH, APRIL AND MAY BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 6AM AND 6PM.

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Athens Co Rd 90, Mansfield Rd CLOSED, Willow Creek Rd to 15608 Mansfield Rd, Wed, 4/1, 10AM for 30 days, avoid this area

Athens Co Road Closed

The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be closing County Road 90, Mansfield Road between Canaan Township Road 94, Willow Creek Road and 15608 Mansfield Road in Canaan Township, Wednesday, April 1st, at 10 AM for approximately 30 days to repair a road slip. Please avoid this area.

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