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UPDATE: Find out which areas got the most snow

Published: Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 7:40 PM
Updated: Saturday, January 13, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

A very cold weekend, followed by more snow early next week.

Miamisburg and Springfield had the highest amounts of snowfall, with 4½ inches each, reported to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

>> PHOTOS: Ice, snow hits the region

Following are the latest totals reported as of 3 p.m., from highest to lowest:

4.5 inches Miamisburg (Montgomery County), at 7 a.m. (Jan. 13)

4.5 inches Springfield (Clark County), at 8:30 a.m. (Jan. 13)

4 inches Wilmington (Clinton County), at 8:30 a.m. (Jan. 13)

4 inches Bellefontaine (Logan County), at 11:42 p.m. (Jan. 12)

3.9 inches John Glenn Columbus International Airport, at 1 a.m. (Jan. 13)

3.6 inches Beavercreek (Greene County), at 1 a.m. (Jan. 13)

3.5 inches Xenia (Greene County), at 2:32 p.m. (Jan. 13)

3.4 inches Cincinnati/N. Ky. International Airport, at 12 a.m. (Jan. 13)

3.3 inches Maineville (Warren County), at 12 a.m. (Jan. 13)

3 inches Centerville (Montgomery County), at 11:33 p.m. (Jan. 12)

3 inches Urbana (Champaign County) at 11:10 p.m. (Jan. 12)

3 inches Lebanon (Warren County), at 8:11 p.m. (Jan. 12)

2.7 Dayton International Airport, at 12 a.m. (Jan. 13)

2.7 inches Troy (Miami County), at 10:03 p.m. (Jan. 12)

2.6 inches Tipp City (Miami County), at 8 a.m. (Jan. 13)

2.3 inches Bellbrook (Greene County), at 10:11 a.m. (Jan. 13)

2.3 inches Moraine (Montgomery County), at 7:27 p.m. (Jan. 12)

2 inches Piqua (Miami County), at 7 a.m. (Jan. 13)

2 inches Waynesfield (Auglaize County), at 11:45 p.m. (Jan. 12)

1.5 inches Greenville (Darke County), at 4:41 p.m. (Jan. 13)

1.5 inches Celina (Mercer County), at 8:31 p.m. (Jan. 12)

1.5 inches Donnelsville (Clark County), at 6:58 p.m. (Jan. 12)

1.3 inches Vandalia (Montgomery County), at 8:30 a.m. (Jan. 13)

1.3 inches Carlisle (Clark County), at 8 a.m. (Jan. 13)

1 inch Russia (Shelby County), at 8 a.m. (Jan. 13)

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Malfunctioning pump spills 10 gallons of fuel, prompting HAZMAT to respond

Published: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 5:09 AM
Updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 5:58 AM

HAZMAT called to fuel spill at Vandalia Shell station

UPDATE @ 6 a.m: A malfunctioning pump spilled ten gallons of fuel at a Vandalia gas station Tuesday morning, prompting HAZMAT to respond.

>> Record-breaking warmth today, widespread showers expected overnight

The incident occurred at the Shell gas station in the 500 block of National Road, per initial reports.

The gas station was closed while crews were on scene, but half of the station pumps have reopened for service.

No injuries or other hazards were reported as a result of the spill.


HAZMAT has been requested to a Vandalia gas station after a fuel spill.

Initial reports indicate fuel spilled at the Shell gas station in the 500 block of National Road. The gas station is closed while crews respond.

This story will be updated as additional information becomes available.

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Dayton traffic from the WHIO Traffic Center

Published: Monday, February 19, 2018 @ 3:49 AM
Updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 5:41 AM

Traffic issues can be reported by calling our newsroom at 937-259-2237 or tweeting @WHIOTraffic .

Traffic conditions are updated every six minutes on AM 1290 and News 95.7 FM.

Major Highway Incidents

  • On northbound I-75 before the Needmore Road exit in Dayton, two-vehicle accident with one vehicle reportedly flipped around 5:35 a.m. Far left and middle lanes are closed. 

Surface Street Incidents 

  • No incidents to report.

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>> RELATED: Track the latest conditions in your neighborhood on our live WHIO Doppler 7 Interactive Radar

Ongoing Construction & Other Closures 

Live look at highways on our traffic cameras here.

Latest traffic conditions are also available on our traffic map. 


  • Keowee Street north of Stanley Avenue, bridge closed until 2019. The official detour is: Keowee Street to Stanley Avenue to I-75 to Wagner Ford Road and back to Dixie. More information is available here.
  • Stewart Street Ramp to US 35 East, RAMP CLOSURE March 28 - Sept 30, 2018. The official detour is: Stewart Street to Edwin C. Moses Boulevard to I-75 north to US 35 west to James H. McGee Blvd. to US 35 east.
  • I-75 north Ramp to US 35 west and east, Lane width restriction until Apr. 1, 2018. One lane will remain open on the ramp with a width of 11 feet.


  • SR 47 between Fifth Avenue and Wilkinson Avenue, Lane closures Jan. 21 - Nov. 27. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times. 

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Record-breaking warmth today; widespread showers expected overnight

Published: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 3:36 AM

Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini talks about which days will have the hardest commutes because of the weather.

>> WHIO Doppler 7 Interactive Radar


  • Record-breaking warmth today
  • More showers, storms tonight through Wednesday
  • A wintry mix early Thursday

(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini)

>> 5-Day Forecast


TODAY: Early dry time with temperatures in the 60s. We’ll see broken clouds through the day with highs peaking in the low 70s. The record for the day is 69 degrees, set back in 2016. Expect wind gusts through the day between 20 to 30 mph. We can’t rule out a passing shower or storm during the day across the northwest, but most will stay dry during the day. However, tonight showers and storms become more widespread overnight. 

WEDNESDAY: Temperatures start in the upper 50s to low 60s with scattered showers and storms during the first half of the day with rain possible falling heavy at times. Temperatures will drop during the day and hit 30 degrees by nighttime with us also experiencing gusty winds. Any lingering showers could fall as a wintry mix or freezing rain.

(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini)

(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini)

THURSDAY: Morning showers will be a wintry mix. Cooler temperatures for the day in the mid-40s. Some dry time returns during the day into the evening. 

>> School, Business Closing and Delays

FRIDAY: Widespread rain will begin to fall again, heavy at times. A flood threat continues with highs in the upper 50s.

(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini)

>> The Ohio River is rising, prompting flood warnings for some areas

SATURDAY: Rain continues through the day, again heavy at times. It’ll be breezy with highs in the upper 50s. Flooding is possible with rain totals for the week ranging from 1.5 to 3.5 inches. 

Great Miami in Troy and Dayton will get close to the flood stage. Some low lying spots along the river could see minor flooding.

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Officials continue to investigate pedestrian strike in Trotwood

Published: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 1:06 AM
Updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 3:44 AM

Pedestrian strike in Trotwood

Officials continue to investigate a pedestrian strike that occurred in the area of East Westbrook Road at Macduff Drive in Trotwood early Tuesday morning.

OTHER LOCAL NEWS: Semi swerves to avoid deer, ends up in mud in Preble County

The incident was dispatched just after midnight, per initial reports.

A medic was requested to the scene, but there are no further details on the person who was struck. 

Westbrook Road at MacDuff Drive was blocked off during the investigation for around two hours, but has since reopened. 

We’re working to learn more details on the ordeal and will continue to update this story as they become available. 

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