The winter storm hitting the area today, has closed both Unit 1 and Unit 2 Schools in Bond County. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for the WGEL listening area. High winds, wet heavy snow of up to 6-8 inches will fall in Bond and surrounding counties. Snow is expected to come to an end by 7-9PM this evening. The heaviest snow will fall by 6PM. Wind gusts will reach the 40+ range.