A severe weather alert has resulted in the closing or delays of several area schools.
In Summit County, Coventry, Manchester and Springfield schools are on a 2-hour delay. Green Local Schools and the Portage Lakes Career Center are closed today.
Also closed the Riverside Preschool. Lakeview Preschool is closed as well as S.U.P.E.R. Learning Center in Lakemore. All activities at the Akron Baptist Temple are canceled today.
In Stark County, Jackson Local Schools and Lake Local are closed today. Lake Center Christian School and Canton Country Day School are also closed. Heritage Christian, New Franklin Christian Academy, Northwest School and RG Drage Career Center are closed.
A winter storm warning remains in effect until 10 p.m. tonight. Heavy snow has already occurred overnight with many locations in the warning area receiving 2 to 5 inches of snowfall. The heaviest amounts through 3:45 a.m. were located 20 miles each side of a line from Cleveland to Youngstown. A few areas have received up to 6 inches of snow on the ground. The heaviest snow should occur through the morning with an additional 3 to 5 inches.
UPDATE: Manchester also on 2 hour delay.
UPDATE 2: Green Y is now open.