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Snow leaving some roads slick in North Hall
Gainesville, Hall schools closed today; more snow due Wednesday
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People make their way across snow-covered streets Tuesday morning in Hall County.

Some roads are slick this morning in Hall County following a dusting of snow.

Many schools, colleges and government offices are closed or delayed today, including Gainesville and Hall County.

The Hall County Sheriff’s Office reported bad spots on U.S. 129, Price and Sardis roads.

State routes and interstates are open but slushy, Teri Pope, spokeswoman for the Department of Transportation, said. Crews have been working since midnight.

Pope urged drivers to check conditions at their destination as some areas of metro Atlanta have reported icing.

Hall County Fire Services reported just a couple of wrecks and that flurries are coming to an end. They did not have to step up staffing this morning.

Gainesville crews reported at 3 a.m. and began treating trouble spots at 5:30 a.m. There are currently no slick spot in the city.

Georgia Power and Jackson EMC report no problems with power outages.

Agencies are now looking ahead to a winter storm watch that takes effect 10 a.m. Wednesday through 7 a.m. Thursday with a forecast of rain, snow and sleet in the late morning and afternoon.

 

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