Tonganoxie closes school early
Unfavorable weather forces 1:30 p.m. shut down.
Tonganoxie school district officials and officials from Genesis Christian Academy will cancel school at 1:30 p.m. citing concerns over the unfavorable weather.
Along with the snowfall the National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory until 6 p.m. tonight.
Northwest winds are reaching 25 to 30 miles per hour with some gusts reaching more than 40 miles per hour.
Wind chills from zero degrees to 5 degrees below zero are expected throughout the afternoon.
Jean Rush, superintendent for the McLouth School District said for now classes and after school sporting events will continue as scheduled.