LIVE blog: Cleveland police issue traffic warning, advise public of hazardous roads

LIVE blog: Cleveland police issue traffic warning, advise public of hazardous roads

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland police issued a traffic advisory Friday night as officers continue to respond to crashes and spin-outs.

Police ask that motorists drive slowly, make room for emergency vehicles and be cognizant of the icy and treacherous roads and highways.

Police are also requesting that people stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary.

Cleveland 19 will continue to provide an update to the potentially dangerous winter weather.

Cleveland 19 will stream continuous live weather forecasts, reports, and weather video throughout the day.

An updated timeline for the winter storm in Northeast Ohio Friday and Saturday

A winter storm warning is in effect for Cleveland and areas east. For regions west of Cleveland, a winter weather advisory has been issued.

Hundreds of schools have already canceled class on Friday ahead of the impending storm.

This story will be updated.

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