Updated 1/7/2014 9:32am
A cold front for the ages is rolling through Elbert County and the southeast United States as we speak.
The Elbert County Emergency Services department wants to alert all residents that extremely cold temperatures can be expected today and tomorrow.
They urge Elbert County residents to prepare accordingly, as wind chills will approach negative temperatures during this time frame.
Not wasting any time, the call was made early yesterday afternoon that all schools in Elbert County will be closed on Tuesday.
According to the Elbert County Board of Education, schools are expected to return to normal operating hours on Wednesday, January 8th.
Be sure to keep checking back here at wsgcradio.com for updated information on school and other closings or delay information.
List of Closings/Delays:
Elbert County Schools – Closed Tuesday, Resume Wednesday
Madison County Schools – Closed Tuesday, Resume Wednesday
Hart County Schools – Close Tuesday, Resume Wednesday
Pilot Club of Elberton – Tonight’s Meeting cancelled
Elberton Housing Authority – Opening delayed until 10:00am Tuesday morning
Senior Center Employees – Report by 10:00am
Elberton Health Department – Opening delayed until 10:00am Tuesday morning
Elbert County Government Offices – Opening delayed until 10:00am Tuesday morning
City of Elberton, Elberton Utilities, and ElbertonNET – Opening delayed until 10:00am Tuesday morning
Abbeville County, SC Schools – 2 Hour Delay Tuesday and Wednesday ( Teacher Work Day)
Calhoun Falls, SC Charter School – 2 Hour Delay Tuesday and Wednesday
Anderson County, SC Schools – 2 Hour Delay Tuesday morning