Snow and ice are expected across the region, the National Weather Service reported today as it issued a Winter Weather Advisory that includes Summit, Medina and Portage counties in the Akron area.
The advisory, in effect from 5 p.m. today until 9 a.m. Monday, calls for snow accumulations of up to 1 inch along with a very thin glaze of ice.
Light snow is anticipated starting late this afternoon but the main concern, the weather service said, will be from light freezing rain or freezing drizzle which may occur after 9 p.m. tonight.
Ice accumulations could make roadways slick.
For the week from Monday through Thursday, overnight temperatures will drop to 16 degrees Monday night, 12 degrees Tuesday night, 10 degrees Wednesday night and 13 degrees Thursday night, the weather service said.