CLEVELAND — Schools are closed Friday morning after the first round of lake enhanced snow came through most of the area overnight.
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The first round of snow is shutting down. Roads may be slick for the morning commute.
A Lake Effect Snow Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, and Lake counties as snow accumulations could total between 6 to 12 inches. Higher amounts are possible in areas where lake effect snow bands persist and across areas with higher terrain.
The warning is in effect from 10 p.m. Wednesday to 6 p.m. Saturday.
Winter Storm Watches were issued by the National Weather Service for Ashtabula, Erie, Geauga and Lake counties, in effect from 10 p.m. Thursday until 6 p.m. Saturday.
The watches warn of heavy snow possible, with total accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, possibly higher. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph, the watches state, from late Wednesday night through Saturday afternoon.
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