State offices in New Castle County are closed today, Feb. 3, according to a press release from Gov. Jack Markell's office.

State offices in New Castle County are closed today, Feb. 3, according to a press release from Gov. Jack Markell's office.

Non-essential state employees who live or work in New Castle County should not to report to work. Essential employees are to report as scheduled.

The National Weather Service has a winter storm warning for New Castle County until 5 p.m.

The current rainy conditions are expected to turn to snow during the morning commute, with four to eight inches of snow falling by mid-afternoon.

Road conditions during the snowstorm may be poor.

Any drivers who need to be on the roads during the snow should give themselves extra time to reach their destination.