All local schools will remain closed on Friday Jan. 5 due to the severity of today's weather and clean up that will follow.
School officials from the Ocean Township School District, Little Silver School District and Red Bank Regional have all announced that they will be closed. Shore Regional High School, the West Long Branch School District, the Oceanport School District and the Monmouth Beach School District will also be closed.
The Eatontown School District and Monmouth Regional High School have also announced that they will be closed on Friday.
The Long Branch School District announced around 6:45 p.m. that it will be closed as well.
Monmouth County was covered with a foot of snow and experienced blizzard-like conditions throughout the day. All local schools were also closed on Thursday due to the storm.