AUGUSTA, Maine - All Maine state offices are closing early due to a looming winter storm.
Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday that state offices will close at 1 p.m.
LePage is urging residents to drive slowly on the roads during inclement weather and keep a safe distance behind other vehicles.
The National Weather Service in Gray has said that 10 inches of snow is expected fall across the state. Snow is expected to spread quickly starting in the midmorning, moving from south to north.
The snow is supposed to last until early Thursday.