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Schools, roads, and tracking snow potential | Thursday updates

Crews continue to clean up icy roads on Thursday.

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The WFMY News 2 Weather Team is tracking the possibility of some more snow showers heading our way. Our weather team received a viewer video from Stokes County, showing snowflakes falling there around 2 p.m. 

Several Triad school districts, including Guilford County, opted to go remote Thursday while cleanup continues on neighborhood roads. Meanwhile, WS/FCS closed for the third day in a row.

RELATED: How much snow is possible in the Triad this time?

City and county DOT crews continue to put forth their best efforts to clear all the troublesome roads. 

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11:08 p.m. - Frozen water on top of news vehicles at WFMY News 2 in Greensboro. Tim Buckley said it's likely to develop over the next few hours especially bridges and overpasses. 

6:30 p.m. - We're starting to see some snow mix in with the rain in Greensboro! Text your snow photos and videos to 336-379-5775.

6:22 p.m. - Several Cone Health COVID-19 testing and vaccination sites will be closed tomorrow. These changes are being made due to the possibility of inclement weather—especially in the eastern areas served by Cone Health.

Friday, January 21 schedule:

·                     North Carolina A&T Alumni-Foundation Event Center (Greensboro) - Opens at 10am

·                     Triad Internal Medicine Associates (Greensboro) – Opens at 1pm

·                     Alamance Regional Medical Center Grand Oaks Pharmacy (Burlington) - CLOSED

·                     Glen Raven Medical Center (Burlington) - CLOSED

·                     Burlington Family Practice (Burlington) - CLOSED

·                     McMichael Building (Reidsville)- CLOSED

All Cone Health testing sites will be closed on Saturday and Sunday.

People with appointments have been contacted and rescheduled for other times.

All Cone Health COVID-19 testing and vaccination clinics should reopen Monday as usual. To make a testing appointment for any future dates, visit conehealth.com/testing or call

336-890-1188. To make a COVID-19 vaccine or booster appointment, visit conehealth.com/vaccine or call 336-890-1188. 

6:15 p.m. - Part of I-40 shut down near NC-61 in Whitsett due to a vehicle crash. 

RELATED: Part of I-40 closed near NC-61 due to vehicle crash in Guilford Co.

5:09 p.m. - High Point Courthouse will be closed on Friday due to a busted water pipe. 

5:00 p.m. - It's snowing in Oak Ridge in northwest Guilford Co. 

2:00 p.m. -- Snow in Stokes County! Chief Meteorologist Tim Buckley says plan on roads getting slick tonight by 5 p.m. 

1:45 p.m. -- Meteorologist Christian Morgan is getting reports of rain/snow mix in Stokes County. 

9:00 a.m. -- Stokes County Schools are now CLOSED for Thursday, Jan. 20. The district originally planned to have a delay but updated its status Thursday morning. 

7:45 a.m. -- Meteorologist Christian Morgan says it looks like our chances for weekend snow are "dwindling," but more winter weather is still possible. He says the system looks to be trending east of Greensboro. Things could change over the next 48 hours, so stay with us for updates. Check out our latest update on roads, schools, and weather in our digital newscast. 

7:05 a.m. -- Not all streets are clear. It's the reason why Guilford County Schools decided to go remote again today. 

7:00 a.m. -- WFMY crews got a look at some secondary streets that are still icy this morning. 

5:30 a.m. -- Winston-Salem will resume garbage collection Thursday, Jan. 20, the city said on Twitter. If your garbage is normally collected on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, put your garbage out. 

Recycling collection resumes today. 

Yard waste, leaf, and brush collection are suspended until January 24.