Expected sleet and snow prompting school closings

Good Monday morning from Heather!

Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield and Hanover public schools are closed today as we are awaiting the arrival of sleet and several inches of snow today. The state is under a winter weather warning today.

Longtime Virginia State Senator Dr. Benjamin Lambert has died. He served for three decades in the General Assembly and worked as an optometrist.

"12 Years a Slave" has won best picture at this year's Academy Awards. The best actor and actress statues go to Matthew McConaughey for "Dallas Buyers Club" and Cate Blanchett for her role in "Blue Jasmine."

Join us on the air now for the latest on today's weather forecast and road conditions.