At 12:00 pm today, the County of Warren has declared a Local State of Emergency due to the forecasted winter storm. Citizens are urged to shelter in place, avoid travel, and take the appropriate precautions against this storm.
The Office of Emergency Management and the Department of Fire and Rescue Services are continuing to monitor this storm. Preparations have implemented to open emergency shelters or warming stations in the event of power outages.
The community should monitor local media, radio and social media for updates and changes in this storm. Anyone in need of non-emergency assistance should contact the Warren County Emergency Communications Center at 540-635-4128.