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Early Morning Snow Leads To Wrecks and School Cancellations

Last Updated on December 8, 2017 8:54 am

Early morning snow has lead to several wrecks and the cancellation of local schools system today.

Watauga County Schools cancelled classes, marking the first time a day has been missed in December in 6 years.  Avery County Schools also called off classes.

Several wrecks were reported via scanner traffic. Incoming reports via social media also noted the deteriorating conditions during the 7am and 8am hours.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from noon until 4pm Saturday. The National Weather Service says 2 to 4 inches of snow is possible. Wind gusts between 35 to 45 mph will be possible Saturday through Sunday, with wind chills below zero.

Below are some of the reports from the Watauga Roads twitter feed

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