Icy conditions still persist on many roads across west and central Alabama, and as such, many schools have closed or are operating on a delayed scheduled today. Here's a look at the latest closings and delays for Monday, January 9, 2017.
Across the area today there was significant difference in the amount of snow received, if any in some spots. It's not surprising to see the schools in the areas hit the hardest deciding to keep the doors closed on Thursday.
This has become a regular drill for us over the past week and it's not about to end, school closings and delays due to the threat of dangerous winter weather. We've compiled a list of schools around the Tuscaloosa and West Alabama area announcing start delays for Tuesday.
Area schools have decided to delay the start of school due to the threat of overnight icing in the area. Cold air is pushing into the area following a rainy day. There is concern of wet roads and bridges freezing.