**** HRCE Release
Advisory: All HRCE Schools and Offices Closed
All HRCE schools and offices are closed today.
Today’s decision was based on the following information:
Forecast throughout HRM calling for up to 15 cm of snow and ice pellets prior to noon before transitioning to heavy rain in the afternoon;
Visibility on roads will be significantly impacted throughout the morning and road conditions are expected to be poor throughout the day;
Winds along the coast will be 60 km/h, gusting to 95 km/h through the day;
Due to the timing and accumulation of snow, snow clearing during school hours will be severely impacted.
If you wish to comment on today’s decision, please visit www.hrce.ca .
**** Halifax Libraries Release
Due to weather, all branches and departments of Halifax Public Libraries are delaying opening until 12 p.m. Tuesday, February 2.