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Winter Weather Advisory issued in Tri-State counties, Wind Chill Advisory still in effect

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CINCINNATI -- The National Weather Service said a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for much of the Tri-State

The advisory is in effect until 12 a.m. Sunday.

Meteorologists said the snow should taper off Saturday evening, but blowing snowing and drifts will continue into the overnight hours.

Residents should expect 10 to 20 mph west winds with gusts up to 40 mph.

Visibility will be reduced as snowfall continues and combines with the wind.

The NWS expects accumulations to be less than an inch.

During this storm roads may become covered and travel will be affected. Drivers are urged to use caution while traveling.

RELATED: Snowfall totals from around the Tri-State

Kenton County issued a Level 1 snow emergency in advance of the storm. Cautious driving is advised throughout the county.

The following counties are under a Winter Weather Advisory:

Ohio: Adams, Brown, Clermont, Hamilton, Pike, Scioto

Indiana: Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland

Kentucky: Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Lewis, Mason, Owen, Pendleton, Robertson

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