LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Some Central Arkansas schools are dismissing early due to severe weather that’s expected in the area on Wednesday.
The Pulaski County Special School District posted this announcement on social media:
“Attention parents and staff: due to the impending weather forecast, we will be dismissing early today. Elementary schools will dismiss at 1pm and secondary schools will dismiss at 2pm. Buses will run for all schools.”
The Lonoke School District also posted its announcement on social media:
“Lonoke Schools dismissing early on May 8th due to possible severe weather and flooding. LHS at 1:00, LMS and LES at 1:10 and LPS at 1:20 pm”
Storms and heavy rain are expected to move through Central Arkansas this afternoon.