Campus closed Jan. 6-7 for winter weather


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The Craig Administration building sits empty in the snow after Western Kentucky University canceled classes for the week of Feb. 15, 2021.

Jake Moore, Content Editor

UPDATE: WKU’s campus is closed and all classes are cancelled for Friday, Jan. 7 as well due to winter weather.

WKU’s campus will be closed and all classes are cancelled for Thursday, Jan. 6, due to winter weather, the university announced Wednesday evening via mass text alert and email.

According to WBKO, the Bowling Green area could see anywhere from three to five inches of snow accumulate over the course of Thursday morning into the afternoon.

The high for Thursday will top out at 29 degrees and the forecasted low is set at 9 degrees. The temperature will fail to cross freezing on Friday with temperatures expected to reach a high of just 26 degrees.

Content Editor Jake Moore can be reached at [email protected]. Follow him on Twitter @Charles_JMoore.