Nelsonville street paving continue Pine Grove Dr Mon, 5/21, Paving to start on Kontner St Mon, please avoid these areas

Nelso Street Paving

The City of Nelsonville announces that street paving will continue in the Pine Grove Drive area on Monday, May 21, 2018.  Paving will also start on Kontner Street on Monday.  Please avoid these areas.

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SR78 CLOSED Burr Oak Blvd to SR691 at US33 overpass, 6/4/18 to 6/29/18, please avoid this area

ODOT Road Closed

The Ohio Department of Transportation will be closing State Route 78 from Burr Oak Boulevard to State Route 691 at US Route 33 overpass from June 4, 2018 until June 29, 2018. The roadway is being closed to install 5 new box culverts for wildlife preservation.  The detour for the closure is Burr Oak Boulevard to East Canal Street to State Route 691.  Please avoid this area.

Nelsonville Pine Grove Dr paving, Thu, 517/18, 8AM to 2PM, limited access to the area, please drive safely

Nelso Street Paving

The City of Nelsonville announces that street paving will be done in the Pine Grove Drive area on Thursday, May 17, 2018, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Paving will start on Upper Pine Grove Drive and continue down the street to West Canal Street. There will be limited access to the area during the paving process.  The City of Nelsonville apologizes for any inconvenience this project may cause.  Please drive safely.

Athens Co Rd 1, Kimberly Rd, CLOSURE extended, Perry Rdg Rd to Connett Rd, until Thu, 5/17/18, 3:30PM, avoid this area

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The Athens County Engineer’s Office will be extending the closure of Athens County Road 1, Kimberly Road, from Township Road 268 Perry Ridge Road to County Road 2, Connett Road in York Township. The roadway will remain closed until Thursday, 5/17/2018 at 3:30PM.  The roadway is being closed for multiple culvert replacements, weather permitting. Please avoid this area.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning, NW Athens Co until 230PM, Mon, 5/14, 2:30PM. Seek shelter if threatened by severe weather

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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Athens County until 230 PM.

At 142 PM, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles east of Perry State Forest to near Logan, moving east at 30 mph.

  • HAZARD – 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
  • SOURCE – Radar indicated.
  • IMPACT – Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include Glouster, Nelsonville, Buchtel, Jacksonville, Murray City, Trimble, and Burr Oak State Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS; For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Please report severe weather to the National Weather Service by calling toll free, 800 401 9535, when you can do so safely.

You may also report severe weather by posting your report to the Charleston West Virginia National Weather Service Facebook Page, or by using the Twitter Hashtag, NWSRLX.

ATHENS CO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UNTIL 9PM, MON, 5/13/18, WATCH FOR CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR ATHENS COUNTY UNTIL 9PM, MONDAY, 5/14/18.

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.

Nelsonville Monroe St CLOSED, Fayette St to E Columbus St, Fri, 5/11 and Sat, 5/12, 8AM to 4PM, please avoid area

Nelso Road Closed

The City of Nelsonville announces that Monroe Street will be closed from Fayette Street to East Columbus Street, Friday, May 11, 2018 and Saturday, May 12, 2018. The roadway will be closed each day from 8:00AM until 4:00PM.  The roadway is being closed for a Columbia Gas construction project.  Please use an alternate route.