Winter storm http://wvxu.org en Road crews prepping for the expected snow and ice http://wvxu.org/post/road-crews-prepping-expected-snow-and-ice <p>Tri-state road crews are bracing for more snow and ice beginning later tonight.<br /><br />Cincinnati public works employees are on 12-hour shifts, which started last night.<br /><br />“We began pre-treating our hills, bridges and overpasses,” said Jarrod Bolden, superintendent of traffic/road operation.&nbsp; “We continued that pre-treating method through this morning.”<br /><br />Some communities have been reporting salt shortages because of all the snow and ice this winter.<br /> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:09:58 +0000 Jay Hanselman 22682 at http://wvxu.org Road crews prepping for the expected snow and ice BRRRR! Let me shake this snow off my boots http://wvxu.org/post/brrrr-let-me-shake-snow-my-boots <p>This definitely has been a colder, snowier winter than usual.&nbsp;&nbsp; Just ask the folks at the National Weather Service in Wilmington how much snow we've gotten.<br /><br />"So far this winter, not including Tuesday's snowfall but through midnight last night, 20.1 inches at our official observing location at the Cincinnati Airport,"&nbsp; said Seth Binau, Science Operations Officer at the NWS.<br /> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 18:31:38 +0000 Mark Heyne 22095 at http://wvxu.org BRRRR! Let me shake this snow off my boots