Spring may be only a day away, but it's only snow that's in sight today in Berkshire County.
The National Weather Service winter storm warning for the region remains in effect until 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
Only some schools closed or delayed opening due to the inclement weather.
School closings included Adams-Cheshire Regional School District, Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School, Central Berkshire Regional School District, Emma L. Miller Memorial School in Savoy and Gabriel Abbott Memorial School in Florida.
Farmington River Regional Elementary School in Otis and the Southern Berkshire Regional School District posted two-hour delays.
Mildred Elley School in Pittsfield canceled morning classes. Afternoon classes are scheduled to resume at 12:30 p.m.
In advent of the storm and school closings, the state department of Elementary and Secondary Education postponed the start of spring MCAS testing, scheduled to begin Tuesday. The English language arts composition test will begin instead on Monday, March 25. The revised scheduled can be seen on the DESE website: http://bit.ly/XUjd8E
Some icy roads and windy conditions are slowing commuters during their travels. Wind gusts could get up to 30 miles per hour.
Precipitation is expected to continue throughout the day, a wintery mix of sleet, snow and freezing rain. The high temperature for the day is expected to be around 34 degrees.
Rain and snow are likely to persist into the
The forecast for Wednesday includes a slight chance of snow showers with a high near 33 degrees.