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(UPDATE) Snow closings: Decatur, Fulton County, DeKalb County, Atlanta schools closed Wednesday

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(UPDATE) Snow closings: Decatur, Fulton County, DeKalb County, Atlanta schools closed Wednesday

Commerce Boulevard in Decatur on Jan. 28, 2014. File Photo by: Dan Whisenhunt
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Commerce Boulevard in Decatur on Jan. 28, 2014. File Photo by: Dan Whisenhunt

Commerce Boulevard in Decatur on Jan. 28, 2014. File Photo by: Dan Whisenhunt

This story has been updated. 

The National Weather Service predicts snow tomorrow. Local governments and school systems on Tuesday evening began making announcements about weather-related closings.

Gov. Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency for tomorrow, beginning at 2 pm.

City Schools of Decatur will be closed tomorrow, as will Fulton County, DeKalb County and Atlanta Public Schools.

NWS says rain and snow are likely before 3 pm Wednesday, Feb. 25, followed by an hour of rain and then more rain and snow. The high will be 38. NWS says snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches is possible.

The city of Atlanta is closing its government offices tomorrow.

“All essential and emergency personnel should report to work at their scheduled time on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015,” the city said in a press release. “All non-essential employees should report at normal business hours on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.”

DeKalb County closed its government offices as well.

Georgia Tech has announced it will close tomorrow. There’s been no word from Emory University or Agnes Scott College about its plans for Wednesday.

Check Decaturish.com for updates on weather-related school and government closings.

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