Schools close, travel conditions are slippery

Trumbull schools are closed today and traveling conditions are slippery as snow continues to coat the region.

About  five inches fell overnight, and is expected to continue to fall through the morning.

A hazardous weather outlook remains in effect until noon Friday, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow is expected to fall mainly before 4 p.m., with another 1 to 3 inches of accumulation expected during the day.

It will gradually clear tonight, the weather service said.

The town of Trumbull parking ban is in effect.

The state DOT warns that conditions are slippery and accidents have been reported on highways. Even areas that look clear could have black ice.