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Level One Snow Emergency for Kenton Co. as More Winter Weather Moves In

Kenton County has declared a Level One Snow Emergency until further notice.

Roadways are hazardous with blowing and/or drifting snow and may be icy, according to a news release.

During snow emergencies where snowfall accumulation is two inches or greater, no vehicle may be parked in any public road right of way.

Anyone in violation may be issued a citation and could be fined between $20 and $100.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory starting at 9 p.m. and lasting until 7 p.m. Saturday.

Snow will develop late Friday evening and continue overnight into Saturday morning with blowing and drifting snow possible through Saturday afternoon.

The National Weather Service predicts between two and four inches of snow in our area with winds out of the southwest at ten to twenty miles per hour with some gusts up to thirty miles per hour.

Temperatures will remain frigid in the coming days and it won't be until late next week that highs reach the upper twenties.

Your 7-day forecast:

FRIDAY A chance of snow before 1am, then snow likely between 1am and 3am, then snow with areas of blowing snow after 3am. Low around 17. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

SATURDAY Snow with areas of blowing snow before noon, then a slight chance of snow between noon and 1pm, then areas of blowing snow after 1pm. High near 30. Southwest wind around 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

SATURDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -4. West wind 5 to 14 mph.

SUNDAY A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -7. South wind 6 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

SUNDAY NIGHT A chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a slight chance of snow between 2am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

MONDAY A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance for flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

MONDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.

TUESDAY Sunny and cold, with a high near 7.

TUESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

WEDNESDAY Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

THURSDAY Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

THURSDAY NIGHT A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

FRIDAY Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

Photo: Snow on Madison Avenue this week/RCN file