Severe weather closings, delays | Feb. 7

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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – School systems around the Triangle are announcing closures and delays on Friday following severe weather.

Heavy rains and strong winds swept central North Carolina Thursday afternoon and evening.

A Tornado Watch was in effect for some central North Carolina counties.

School systems

Closed

  • Franklin County Schools
  • Lee County Schools
  • Person County schools
  • Wake County Schools
  • Durham Public Schools
  • Chapel-Hill Carrboro City Schools

Delays

  • Johnston County: Two-hour delay
  • Halifax County Schools: Two-hour delay
  • Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools: Two-hour delay
  • Wayne County Schools: Two-hour delay

Other

  • Durham Public Schools will not have before-school care.

CBS 17 will continue to update this list throughout the morning.

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