NEW YORK CITY — New York City Public Schools will be closed Thursday due to a heavy snowstorm, city officials said.
⚠ Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be CLOSED tomorrow, Thursday, February 9, 2017 [1/3] pic.twitter.com/c7KDYWk7Qg— NYC Public Schools (@NYCSchools) February 8, 2017
The city is expected to get up to 12 inches of snow Wednesday and could see blizzard-like condition during the morning rush, officials said.
People were advised not to drive and to use public transportation if they needed to travel to work.
The city's NYC Severe Weather site will have live updates on the storm's impact on services.