Fairfield schools, senior center closed Friday

Snow may make for messy morning commute

snow-shovelingFairfield schools are closed Friday, Feb. 5, as snow falls and the area remains under a winter weather advisory.

Fairfield Public Schools, Fairfield Prep, Fairfield Country Day School, Notre Dame High School, Eagle Hill School in Southport and Unquowa School are all closed.

The Bigelow Center is closed.

The Department of Motor Vehicles has canceled all road tests Friday.

Colleges and universities around the area are announcing schedule changes.

Southwestern Connecticut is under a winter weather advisory until noon, with moderate snow and reduced visibilities among the hazards the National Weather Service said can be expected.

Rain mixed with snow overnight, and forecast to become all snow by daybreak and lasting into early afternoon. Accumulations of 4 to 6 inches are expected.

Wins of 10 to 20 miles per hour are expected, with gusts of up to 30 miles per hour.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. The National Weather Service advised motorists to be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, particularly during morning rush hour and around school opening times.

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