Air temperatures Wednesday could be 20 below zero and wind chills could make it feel like 50 below zero.
"For student safety we know within ten minutes or more, exposed skin at those temperatures, that's when you start to see frostbite", said Marquette Area Public Schools Superintendent Bill Saunders. Wind chills will range from -15 to -30 through the majority of the day including that critical time when students are outside waiting for the bus.
"Immediately, the area superintendents begin texting each other to make sure we are all on the same page", said Laurrie. When the National Weather Service issues wind chill advisories between -15 and -25 degrees, the Buffalo Public Schools will strongly consider closing.
Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda UFSD also issued a statement concerning the coming artic weather: "Ken-Ton School District administrators pay close attention to forecasts throughout the winter, especially when severe weather is predicted which has the potential to create unsafe travel conditions for students and staff".
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It noted that it had not included "a number of indirect negative effects" because they were "more hard to quantify". The GDP in the first quarter of 2019 is then expected to drop another $8 billion, or.2 percent, per the report .
On Monday, St. Paul's administrators were at the district office, even as teachers and students remained home.
"I think what I'm looking for is what kind of consistency, what kind of confidence do they have in what it will be", says Dr. Gothard. "Those are very real things". Gov. Dayton canceled school statewide once in 2014.
The decision to delay or close schools in Indianapolis is generally made by 5 a.m.so that the schools can get word out to families in the district by 6 a.m.
Minneapolis Public Schools will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday along with Minneapolis Kids sites. "We have a lot of walkers".