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A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Hamilton, Butler, Warren, Clinton, Clermont, Ripley, Dearborn, Franklin, Fayette, Union, Switzerland, Carroll, Gallatin, Boone, Kenton, and Campbell County. The advisory will be in effect at least Sunday morning; the advisory will continue into Sunday afternoon and evening for most of southeastern Indiana and southwestern Ohio. Most in along I-71 will see 1-3" of total snowfall accumulation through Monday morning with areas well northwest of Cincinnati seeing 3"+. Minor ice accumulations Saturday night and early Sunday may create slick roads.


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71 Shut Down Due to Accident Saturday Night

Updated: Monday, November 25 2013, 05:17 PM EST
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Interstate 71 southbound was shut down Saturday night for hours after an accident near the Stewart Road exit in the Fairfax area.

Crews were called to the area about 10:15 p.m. for a report of 3-4 vehicles involved in an accident with injuries. Details about how many people were hurt were not immediately available.

Traffic was backed up for miles while the highway was shut down. The road reopened shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday morning.

There were numerous reports of icy conditions on roadways all over the tri-state Saturday evening.

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