Storm Closings and Cancellations for Thursday, February 3rd
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A Winter Storm Warning is posted for most of Aroostook County until Friday afternoon. The National Weather Service predicts total snowfall from the storm to range from 4 to 8 inches in the Fort Kent/Madawaska areas, 6 to 10 inches over much of Aroostook County and 8 to 16 inches possible from Houlton southward.
Closings and delays for Thursday, Feb. 3 include:
Schools in zones 1 & 2 of the Anglophone West District are closed today due to weather and road conditions. That includes schools in Edmundston, Grand Falls, Plaster Rock & Perth-Andover.
New Brunswick Community College campuses in Edmundston & Grand Falls are closed for the day and classes will be delivered online.
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Here's the weather forecast for Aroostook County & western N.B.:
A Winter Storm Warning is posted from Frenchville south from around midday today into Friday afternoon - A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect in far northern Aroostook County.
Thursday ~ Rain changing to snow as temps drop below freezing this afternoon. Snow accumulation during the day around an inch or so.
Thursday night ~ Snow, heavy at times, with 4 to 8 inches piling up overnight. Lows near 5 above/-15 Celsius.
Friday ~ Snow continues, with another 2 to 6 inches possible. Highs around 10 above/-12C.
Total snowfall from the storm will range from 6 to 16 inches, with the highest totals south of Presque Isle.
Friday Night ~ Snow showers tapering off. Lows near zero/-18 Celsius.