Keep it tuned to WQOX, 88.5 or check the Shelby County School District Facebook and Twitter pages or website www.scsk12.org for the latest information on school openings and closings. The following is the forecast issued Thursday morning from the National Weather Service office in Memphis:
Rain showers before 3am, then freezing rain and sleet. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 28. Blustery, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
A chance of snow and sleet before 9am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.