The Needham Public Schools will be opening on a regular schedule Thursday despite the snow forecast.
The schools will then close early, on a regular early dismissal schedule.
There will be:
- No afternoon Kindergarten
- No after-school activities
- No after-school NEDP
- No afternoon KASE
- No athletics
- No adult education
According to the National Weather Service, it is expected to snow all day with accumulation of about 5 to 9 inches of fresh snow.
Snow, freezing rain and sleet is expected after later Thursday.
Wind gusts as high as 32 miles per hour are also expected, said the NWS.Needham is under a winter storm warning until Friday at 7 a.m.