York County government to close Thursday as winter storm approaches

Matt Enright
York Dispatch

York County will close all departments and buildings Thursday as a precautionary measure in advance of the season's first winter storm.

"If you have to head out, stay safe," the county announced, in a written statement.

York and surrounding counties will be under a winter weather advisory from 1 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday. Current forecasts call for between 1 and inches of precipitation, coming down as snow or sleet depending on temperatures. The NWS also called for up to a tenth of an inch of ice as well as wind gusts as high as 35 mph.

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