WATAUGA COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - At least two school districts in the High Country will be closed Thursday due to weather conditions.
Watauga County and Avery County Schools are closed Thursday.
A Winter Weather Advisory that was in effect for Ashe, Watauga, and Avery Counties until noon Wednesday was pushed back to be in effect until 6 p.m. Up to two inches of snow were expected in the mountain counties.
Thursday will be an optional teacher workday for Watauga County Schools and staff may report on a two-hour delay to ensure safe travels to work.
The holiday snow day program will open at 7:30 a.m.
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