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Weather cancels school again in Pierce County

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Weather cancels school again in Pierce County
Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

Pierce County public schools are closed for the second day in a row due to an Arctic air mass sending temperatures plunging well below -15 degrees.

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The region is still under a windchill warning until this afternoon. As of 9 a.m. the temperature in Ellsworth was still -15 degrees.

Ellsworth, Elmwood, Plum City, Prescott and Spring Valley have canceled classes and all activities and sporting events as well.

Other area schools that have reported closure for Tuesday has been Durand,River Falls, Hudson, Hastings, New Richmond, Pepin, Red Wing, River Falls, St. Croix Central and Somerset. 

School should be back in session tomorrow as the forecasted temperature is at 20 degrees. Temps are predicted to stay above zero for the rest of the week and into next week.

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