After initially announcing a two-hour delayed opening, Put-in-Bay School determined it best to close on Monday, 6 January.
This image from the National Weather Service reveals the extent of the storm system as of 5:38 pm, Sunday, 5 January 2014. While NOAA continues to fine tune the expected accumulations and temperature conditions, local authorities remain on standby to assist residents who encounter difficulties.
In a telephone conversation with the Put-in-Bay Police Department, the officer on duty recommended keeping warm, staying inside to avoid the severe conditions–to prevent unnecessary emergency calls. Put-in-Bay Police can be reached at 419-285-4121.