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Triangle schools cancel, delay class Monday as snow, ice coats roads

Snow scenes as 5-8 inches blanket Raleigh

Inches of snow blanket the triangle causing power outages, slick roads and outdoor fun sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 in Raleigh.
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Inches of snow blanket the triangle causing power outages, slick roads and outdoor fun sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 in Raleigh.

The following school systems announced they will be closed to students and staff Monday:

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools

Chatham County Schools

Durham Public Schools

Orange County Schools

Wake County Public School System

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper warns people to "enjoy the beauty but respect the danger" as a winter storm covers most of the state with snow and ice Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018.

N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper warns of the many dangers after a major winter storm dumped several inches of snow and ice in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding areas Sunday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Dashcam mounted camera)

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We’ll call you as soon as a decision is made. Based on the view from our kitchen window, we advise that you go ahead and make plans to be prepared,” Wake County Schools tweeted Sunday morning before announcing the cancellation of classes.

Some Wake County students will make up Monday’s snow day as soon as next weekend.

Traditional-Calendar Schools: Friday, January 18

Modified-Calendar Schools: Dec. 17

Wake Young Men’s and Women’s Leadership Academies: Dec. 20

Wake STEM Early College: Jan. 4

Vernon Malone Career and College Academy, Wake Early College of Health Sciences, North Wake College and Career Academy: Jan. 3

Year-round schools tracks 2, 3 and 4: Dec. 15

Barwell Road Elementary and Walnut Creek Elementary: Dec. 21

Carroll Middle, East Garner Middle, East Millbrook Middle: Feb. 15

Fox Road Elementary: Feb. 19.

N.C. State University announced that it would delay starting until 11 a.m. Monday. Any exams scheduled for 8 a.m. Monday have been postponed, according to the university.

UNC-Chapel Hill has suspended non-mandatory operations Monday.

Watch grown men making snow angels and children sledding at Dorothea Dix Park. Witness the beauty of a blanket of snow on the State Capital Christmas Tree and on the N.C. State campus.



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