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Columbus Closes School For 3rd Day This Week

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Columbus City Schools closed for a third day this week because of harsh weather and poor conditions of sidewalks and side streets
5:14AM
February 7, 2014

Columbus school officials say bus stops and sidewalks are too hazardous in many areas. The district has cancelled classes for the third time this week. Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman ordered city plow trucks to work residential streets. Plowing and treatment in city neighborhoods will continue today.

Cold Follows Snow, Columbus Schools Close

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School buses will roll this morning. But with single digit temperatures many area districts are starting classes two hours late
5:13AM
February
6, 2014

Temperatures dropped to single digits Thursday morning in some parts of Ohio following a storm that dumped as much as 10 inches of snow in Central Ohio. Cleveland received between 3 to 6 inches. Cincinnati largely struggled with ice. Many schools report delayed starts this morning.

Snow, Ice Force Another Round of School Closings and Delays

Snow covered street in Hilliard, Ohio.
The National Weather Service reports nearly 7 inches of snow fell overnight in Columbubs
4:10AM
February
5, 2014

Port Columbus measures about 7 inches of new snow this morning. National Weather Service forecasters say most of the precipitation, some freezing rain and sleet, have moved to the east. Colder temperatures will enter the region later today.

Facing Second Frigid Day, OSU, Schools Cancel Tuesday Classes

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Cold temperatures have caused some local school districts to cancel classes on Tuesday
12:58PM
January
6, 2014

With even more frigid temperatures forecast for Tuesday, Central Ohio school districts have cancelled classes for a second straight day. Columbus City Schools and Ohio State University have closed for Tuesday. Click for a complete list of cancellations.

Central Ohio Schools Close As Winter Storm Arrives

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A winter snowstorm in 2012 blanketed statehouse square in downtown Columbus. The city is in the path of another winter storm today and tonight. This photo shows war memorial. Building at Third and Broad is in background.
4:29AM
December
6, 2013

Ohio drivers on Friday face treacherous road conditions with a wintry storm forecast for much of the state. Forecasters say the storm will hit most of southwest and central Ohio with 3 to 6 inches of snow by Friday evening.

Snow Forces Early School Dismissals

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Ohio State University student Tyler Gibbs walks to class Friday morning.
10:49AM
January
25, 2013

Snowfall intensified during the mid-morning hours in Columbus forcing some schools to change schedules.