UPDATE: Due to the inclement weather forecast, Charles County Public Schools will operate on a code red for Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. Schools and offices are closed tomorrow and there will be no virtual instruction for students.

LEONARDTOWN, Md. — Ahead of the anticipated overnight winter weather, St. Mary’s County Public Schools and Calvert County Public Schools are planning a two hour delayed arrival for schools on January 7.

This evening, SMCPS announced the delay along with a Code 1 for SMCPS students.

Calvert made the announcement on Facebook, saying “there is a possibility for districtwide closure.” That decision will be shared by 7 a.m. on January 7.

This is a developing story. We will continue to provide updates on potential changes to this announcement for SMCPS, and all of Southern Maryland.