CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Kanawha County schools were closed today because of icy roads.
Putnam and many other school systems throughout West Virginia also were closed today because of bad weather.
Closed counties included Boone, Lincoln, Fayette, Cabell and others.
The National Weather Service office in Charleston was predicting snow over much of the area this morning, creating slick conditions for the morning commute. Conditions were expected to clear by afternoon.
Thousands of West Virginians remained without power because of snow and ice this past weekend.
As of early this morning, Appalachian Power was reporting 6,274 customers without power in Mercer County, 1,656 in Raleigh County and 1,337 in Lincoln County.