Updated 3:04 p.m.
Rain is expected to continue this afternoon with snow tonight and overnight, according to an update from the National Weather Service.
In the latest report, NWS forecasters say: "Light snow accumulations will be possible with a dusting to 3" in the local area. Snow will end by daybreak Saturday, with a chilly day anticipated."
A winter weather advisory remains in effect for the metro area through 9 a.m. on Saturday.
School and community closings (Saturday)
- Bishop Hogan High School, ACT testing cancelled
- Center School District 58, ACT Testing cancelled
- Harrisonville R9, ACT testing cancelled
- Kansas City Public Library, celebration of the life of Nelson Mandela cancelled
School and community closings (Friday)
- Adrian R3, early dismissal at 1:30 p.m.
- Archie R5, closed
- Bishop Hogan High School, closed
- Bishop Hogan Memorial Schoo, closed
- B.W. Sheperd State School, closed
- Carrollton R7, early dismissal at 1:00 p.m.
- Clinton Co R3, early dismissal at 1:30 p.m., no evening activities
- Crest Ridge R7, early dismissal at 1:00 p.m.
- DeLaSalle Education Center, closed due to water damage from flooding
- Excelsior Springs District 40, afternoon early childhood classes canceled
- Genesis School, early dismissal at 2:20 p.m.
- Gordon Parks Elementary School, early dismissal at 2:15 p.m.
- Grain Valley R5, evening activities cancelled
- Hamilton R2, early dismissal at 1:30 p.m.
- Harrisonville R9, Saturday ACT cancelled
- Hogan Prep Academy, closed
- Holden R3, early dismissal at 2:15 p.m.
- Hope City House of Prayer, closing at 2:00 p.m.
- Kansas City Public Schools: all after-school activities and classes cancelled tonight
- Lakeview Woods State School, closed
- Lee's Summit R7, elementary and early childhood closed
- Lee's Summit R7, middle and high school closing two hours early
- Lone Jack Baptist Church, Friday's Living Nativity rescheduled for Saturday and Sunday
- The Margaret Gray Senior Center, closed
- Meadville R4, early dismissal 12:45 p.m.
- New World Christian Academy, closed
- New World Christian Church, closing at 10:00 a.m.
- New York R4, early dismissal at 1:45 p.m.
- North Platte R1, early dismissal at 12:20 p.m.
- Northland Meals On Wheels, closed
- Osborn R0, early dismissal at 12:40 p.m.
- Odessa Senior Center, closed
- Pathway Academy, closing at 1:30 p.m.
- Polo R7, early dismissal at 1:30 p.m.
- Shepherd's Center of Northland, closed
- Sherwood Cass R8, early dismissal, no evening activities
- Stepping Stones Preschool, Lee's Summit, closed
- Warrensburg R6, early dismissal
- West Platte R2, closing at 1:15 p.m.