Early dismissal for schools

LEWISTOWN – Schools in Mifflin and Juniata Counties will have an early dismissal today due to an approaching snow storm.

Mifflin County schools grades Kindergarten through 7th grade will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m. Grades 8th through 12th will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

Juniata County schools will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m.

The National Weather Service in State College is projecting 1 to 3 inches of snow for the Juniata Valley, which should begin falling early Friday afternoon. Area motorists are urged to use caution as travel conditions may become treacherous throughout the afternoon and early evening hours.