Plymouth-Canton Schools Closed Today
Slick roads blamed, giving students a fourth day in the long holiday weekend.
Students and staff of Plymouth-Canton Community Schools will get a four-day weekend, tacking an extra day on the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend because of weather conditions.
Plymouth Christian Academy is also closed Tuesday, and the New Morning School has a delayed start time of two hours.
The school district announced that Tuesday's classes and related activities and all buildings are closed today because of icy road conditions.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory yesterday, which remains in effect until noon today.
The weather service advisory predicts that the freezing rain and snow falling during hte morning commute will continue to frost roadways as temperatures drop. The weather service statement suggested drivers allow extra time travel.
Warm air moving northward will bring a change over to a cold rain from south to north up into the M-59 and I-69 corridors through late morning.
The rain will change back over to snow during the afternoon. Although temperatures will climb above freezing through the late morning hours, untreated or less-traveled roads will likely remain slippery, according to the weather service.