Atlanta: Weather is expected to deteriorate badly in the coming hours in Georgia. This is the reasons that schools in many parts of the state have been asked to close early.
Reports suggest that storm is headed to north Georgia in the coming hours. The early closing of schools may be a precautionary measure.
In the meantime, there are reports that many schools have decided to remain close for the entire day. This is keeping in mind the severity of the weather and worse forecast. Dade County Schools are closed all day on March 1.
Details are slowly coming out about the counties that are closing their schools early. Calhoun City Schools are reportedly closing early on March 1. PreK, Primary and Elementary Schools will release at 11:30 AM and the middle and high schools will release at noon.
If reports are to believed, Gordon County Schools will not function for the entire day. On the contrary, they will close much early. They will close at 11:30 AM “to allow all students to be transported home before severe weather is scheduled to hit this afternoon.” Car riders will be released at 11:30 AM along with elementary school bus routes. Middle and High School bus routes will begin as soon as possible after the elementary routes. After school and all other afternoon activities will also be canceled.