For the second day in a row, Columbus City Schools are closed due to extremely cold temperatures. This closing includes after-school programs, athletics, and all building use. Temperatures have been in a record low this week after Ohio’s polar vortex.
It is advised that if you must go our to cover all exposed skin. Frostbite can set in under the conditions in as little as 10 minutes. Frostbite can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions are not taken. Staying indoor is advised.
Good news temperatures are expected to rise at the end of the week so schools will probably be open again soon!