Late Snowfall Dusts Ohio

The Cincinnati area received a dusting of snowfall on April 1, as forecasters predicted slick roads in parts of southwest Ohio.

“Snow showers have made their way into the Cincinnati metro,” the National Weather Service wrote in a tweet on Thursday morning. “Pavement temperatures are warm enough in the tri-state for the snow to melt on contact, leaving just wet roadways. The main concern will be reduced visibility.”

This footage was taken by a Cincinnati resident who couldn’t believe what he was seeing.

“No, this is not an April Fools’ joke. It’s really snowing,” said the recorder. Credit: @KlownTimes_1906 via Storyful

Video Transcript

- Ladies and gentlemen, what you're seeing is snow on April 1. And no, this is not an April Fool's joke. It's really snowing on opening day Major League Baseball on April 1, 2021, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Holy freaking--