DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - Dayton Power and Light is bringing in extra staff on Thursday and Friday to deal with any outages caused by a windy cold front moving into the area.
A DP&L spokesperson says they'll put off routine maintenance to keep crews ready to respond to emergencies.
2 NEWS Chief Meteorologist, Brian Davis, says winds could gust as high as 50-mph on Thursday.
DP&L says the possibility of tree limbs bringing down power lines is increased when the wind hits 40 mph.
Snow is supposed to start falling through the evening hours and spokespeople say that could make for challenging work conditions Friday.
Should you spot downed power lines, call DP&L at 877-4OUTAGE. That's 877-468-8243. You should treat every downed line as a live wire. Never touch a power line.
DP&L also reminds customers to have a storm kit ready with a battery-operated radio, water, flashlights and batteries, first aid kit and blankets.
A Springfield woman was injured after she lost control of her vehicle and hit a utility pole on U.S. 40 in Clark County.
The all-clear has been given at Springfield Regional Medical Center, after a bomb threat forced a search of the hospital early Saturday morning.
Two people were arrested early Saturday morning after leading police on a slow speed pursuit with a stolen snow plow.
Logan, Preble, Butler and Wayne County, Indiana are under level one snow emergencies.
Forget the slippery roads and inches of snow on the ground, it's the perfect time to propose marriage. At least that is how Levi Minor felt Friday night.