(WXYZ) - Will school be closed on Wednesday? We know that's the biggest question in town right now. The 7 First Alert Weather Team has put together this map showing school closing chances for southeast Michigan.
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School closing chances are based on snow totals that are predicted for the communities around metro Detroit.
The map shows a 50% chance of school closings for the middle of our area. Northern areas have a 70% chance. Areas to the west of Detroit have a 30% chance of a day off of school.
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Hally joins Channel 7 from WZZM 13, the ABC affiliate in Grand Rapids, where she recently served as the weekday morning and noon meteorologist for 7 years. Born and raised in Ohio, near Lake Erie, Hally is no stranger to the frequently changing weather in the Great Lakes.