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Tri-state schools dismiss early due to severe weather risk | New

Several school districts in the three states are canceling classes early Wednesday due to the risk of extreme weather.

The students of the Union County Schools district of Union County, Kentucky, will drop out of class early Wednesday due to the threat of inclement weather.

A message from the Union County Schools District says elementary schools will close at 1:00 p.m. with middle and high school closing at 1:30 p.m.

Henderson County Schools students will also leave the classroom earlier. Primary students will be sent back at 1.30 p.m., middle and high school students sent back at 2.30 p.m.

In southwestern Indiana, North Posey Metropolitan School District will close all schools at 1:00 p.m. MSD of North Posey says if weather conditions are already dangerous by then, students and staff will be held back until conditions improve.

The North Gibson School Corporation says all of its schools will close at 1:30 p.m. and all extracurricular activities are canceled.

While the Evansville Vanderburgh School Society has not announced an early layoff for students, but all EVSC after-school and evening activities/programs have been canceled.

This story will be updated as more districts announce early layoffs.

You can follow the latest forecast information for your area at wevv.com/weather.