With 1-3 inches of snow predicted to hit North Jersey on Thursday, many schools are delaying the start to classes and a few districts have closed their schools.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory across North Jersey as rain is expected to change over to snow during the early morning hours.
"Slow down and use caution while traveling," the NWS warns. "Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute."
Gov. Phil Murphy tweeted: "Rain and snow tonight into tomorrow will impact tomorrow morning’s commute. Please exercise caution on the roads and take it slow."
Here is a list of school districts that have announced closures, switch to virtual learning and delayed openings for Thursday:
(Check with your local school district for the latest)
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Northern Valley Regional
Pascack Valley Regional
St. John’s Academy
County College of Morris
Morris Hills Regional District
High Point Regional
John Connolly is a breaking news editor for NorthJersey.com. For unlimited access to all the major news happening in North Jersey, subscribe here. To get breaking news directly to your inbox, sign up for our newsletter.
This article originally appeared on NorthJersey.com: NJ schools delayed openings, closures Thursday due to snowstorm