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VCU, UR, public schools across Central VA closed Friday

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Nearly every college and public school system in Central Virginia announced they would be closed on Friday due to the threat of snow.

Henrico, Chesterfield, Richmond, Hanover and Petersburg schools all said they would close on Friday, as well as several other school systems. The University of Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Union are also closed Friday due to the incoming snowstorm.

Only key and essential military and civilian personnel must report to Fort Lee. Installation access gates and the Visitor Control Center will operate on weekend hours Friday. 

The University of Virginia has moved its home men's basketball game against Syracuse from Saturday at noon to Sunday at 7 p.m.

The University of Richmond men's basketball game against Davidson has been moved to Monday at 7 p.m. The women's game against VCU has been postponed, but a new time and date hasn't been announced.

The VCU men's basketball game versus St. Bonaventure is still scheduled to take place Saturday.

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