A small winter weather event is expected across the region Tuesday (January 7) afternoon, dropping as much as 3 inches of snow in parts of the area. The NWS has issued a Winter Weather Advisory that remains in effect until 4:00 PM.
Total snow accumulations are expected to be in the area of 1 to 3 inches with 3 to 5 inches possible in higher elevations.
The National Weather Service says the heaviest accumulations will occur around 2 PM this afternoon.
As a result of the winter weather, many schools in the area have chosen to close early. Use the links below for the latest closings updated in real time: