Historic Southern snow event predicted: Autauga and Elmore county schools closed Friday

Predicted Southern snowfall map - Graphic courtesy of AccuWeather

Prattville – According to Autauga County EMA Director, Rocky Milliman, models are looking more and more like we will be getting an accumulation of snow in this area.

“The National Weather Service stated that central Alabama can receive up to 3-5” of snow between 4:00-7:00 AM west of I-65 and 7:00 AM-2:00 PM east of I-65 on Friday,” said Milliman, at 4:30 PM on Thursday.

Both Autauga and Elmore county schools are closed tomorrow as well as county offices.

Prattville Christian Academy is closed for students. Teachers should report for an in-service day. East Memorial Christian Academy and Daycare will be closed. Autauga Academy will be open until 11:00 AM.

The Senior Adults’ Valentines Dance has been rescheduled for February 26. Friday Night Live Dance is cancelled. The Preschool Special has been cancelled.

Article by Melissa Parker

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