Legislature cancels Thursday session

Snow covers the grounds of the Statehouse on Jan. 29, 2014, after a cold front brought 2-3 through inches to the Midlands overnight. Cynthia Roldan/Staff

COLUMBIA — The General Assembly will not meet on Thursday because of inclement weather.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the Upstate starting at 5 p.m., on Wednesday. Forecasters are calling for heavy snow fall Wednesday night through Thursday morning, totalling as much as eight inches.