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❄ 🌩 JANUARY 16TH, 2024 🌨 ☀

Cancellations and Delays:

Alert Montgomery – Cold Emergency Alert A Cold Emergency Alert has been issued for Montgomery County from 3pm Tues, 1/16 to 9am Thur, 1/18. Residents should be prepared for wind chill values to be near zero degrees. These dangerously cold temperatures and wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin within 30 minutes and/or hypothermia. Stay indoors if possible. More info:
  • Frederick County Public Schools and offices are on a two-hour delayed opening for staff. Schools were already scheduled to be closed for students due to the end of term.  Staff will receive direction on any scheduled professional learning for administrators from their supervisor
  • Montgomery County Schools closed – offices opening two hours late
  • Washington County Public School  scheduled day off for students.  It is a teacher work day.
  • Loudoun County Schools – closed
  • Mother Seton School closed
  • Clarke County Schools – Scheduled day off for students, teacher work day.
  • Jefferson County Schools are closed (update)
  • Gettysburg Schools – remote learning day – (update)
  • Waynesboro School District – Closed(update)
  • Fairfield Area Schools – remote learning day  today,  Instruction will begin for middle school and high school students at 10:00 AM and for elementary students at 11:00 AM.   Offices open at 10:00 AM. Currently scheduled evening events will continue as planned.  
  • Berkeley County Schools -closed – no evening activities
  • St. John’s Catholic Pre- closed (update)
  • St John’s Regional Catholic School –  closed (update)
  • Howard County Public School System – (update)- closed
  • Chambersburg Area Schools – closed ( update)
  • Green Castle/Antrim Schools – closed
  • Frederick Christian Academy – closed (update)
  • Carroll County Public Schools – closed – offices opening at 10 AM (update)
  • Frederick Community College opening at  11, classes before 11 are cancelled. More updates by 9 am.
  • Montgomery College – all classes cancelled
  • Hagerstown Community College – opening at 10, all prior classes cancelled
  • Hood College is operating under a two hour delay. Offices will open at 10:30.
  • Shepherd University  opening to 11 a.m. Stay alert for updates if weather conditions dictate further adjustments.
  • Thurmont Child Care – 3 hour delay,
  • Echo of Leesburg – closed
  • Federal Government – OPM-
Closed with maximum telework
  • Fort Derrick -updated – Closed
Maryland State Government –
  • Emergency Essential Employees should report as scheduled. Non-emergency essential employees who report to the office to work may use liberal leave upon notification to the employee’s supervisor. Teleworkers should work as scheduled unless leave is granted.
  • Loudoun County Government will be open but on unscheduled leave status on Tuesday, January 16, 2024
  • City of Frederick is on a delayed operation scheduled. Offices and facilities will open at 10AM
  • Frederick County Government offices and facilities will delay opening until 10 with liberal leave in effect for the remainder of the day.
  • Montgomery: Government and facilities will OPEN at 10:00 a.m. on  Ride On buses will operate on an S Service Schedule. All scheduled Recreation programs, classes and activities are canceled. Aquatic, recreation and senior centers will open at 10 a.m. for drop-in activities.
  • Carroll County Government opening at 10.
  • Thurmont Senior Center is closed 1/16 AND 1/17
  • Due to worsening weather conditions, the Frederick County Circuit Court and District Court will now be closed on Tuesday, January 16, 2024.
  • Frederick Blood Donor Center will open at 1:30 PM
  • Glen Burnie Blood Donor Center will open at 1 PM
  • Fairfax Blood Donor Center will open at 1 PM
  • White Marsh Blood Donor Center will open at 1 PM
  • Mount St. Mary’s University campuses in Emmitsburg and Frederick, as well as the ARCC and National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes, are closed for in-person activities. Classes and work  by nonessential personnel will be conducted remotely. In-person classes in Emmitsburg and Frederick will meet via Zoom. Essential employees are required to report as scheduled.
  • Msg FCPS: Afternoon & Evening activities canceled. For details
  • LCPS Schools and Offices Remain Closed January 16, 2024
  • Loudoun County Public Schools and Administrative Offices remain closed today, January 16, 2024. All activities are canceled, including tonight’s School Board Presentation, which will be rescheduled. LCPS will announce any changes to tomorrow’s schedule later this evening.




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