Updated Fri, Dec 28, 2012 4:13 pm
UPDATE 4:04 P.M. Several counties in Southeast Ohio are now included in a winter storm warning that predicts up to five inches of snow.
According to the National Weather Service, Pickaway, Fairfield, Ross and Hocking counties are all included in the warning.
The alert advises between three and four inches of snow is possible between 7 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday.
Southern parts of the region, including Athens County, will be under a winter weather advisory starting at 10 p.m. Friday.
Between one and three inches of snow is expected, mainly after midnight.
Parts of Southeast Ohio, including Athens County, will be under a winter weather advisory starting at 10 p.m. Friday and lasting until noon Saturday.
The National Weather Service says areas under the advisory could see 1 to 3 inches of snow mainly after midnight Friday.
Temperatures will remain between 30 to 33 degrees. Untreated roads could become snow covered and icy.
Northern areas of the region are also under a winter weather advisory and could see snow between 2 and 4 inches.