The N.C. Zoo will delay its opening on Sunday because of the snowy forecast.
The zoo in Asheboro, about 90 minutes from the Triangle, will open at noon, Sunday.
At last check, WRAL Weather is forecasting "novelty flakes" for Sunday morning.
"Most of us will just see novelty flakes which may leave a trace of snow," WRAL meteorologist Mike Maze said. "A trace to a dusting to an inch in some locations. But it will be gone by noon."