Tropical Storm Nicole is prompting the early dismissals and closures for some Alabama schools.
Dothan City Schools – Schools will close early on Nov. 10 with the following schedule:
- Elementary: 12:30 p.m.
- Carver 9th Grade Academy: 12:45 p.m.
- Dothan High School and Dothan City Early Education Center: 1 p.m.
- Dothan Preparatory Academy: 1:10 p.m.
- Transportation will not be provided for Dothan City Head Start and Pre-School. School officials said Dothan City Schools cannot safely run transportation for our students in conditions with winds exceeding 30 miles per hour.
Houston County Schools – Closing Thursday at 12:30 p.m.
Nicole made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane on the east coast of Florida before weakening to a tropical storm. The National Hurricane Center said Nicole is now packing winds of 60 mph and is tracking across central Florida as it heads towards Tallahassee, Florida and moving northward across north Florida and into Georgia as it weakens.