Zoo Atlanta will be closed on Sunday due to weather

Cold, wintry weather conditions have led Zoo Atlanta to close on Sunday, zoo officials announced Saturday evening.

The zoo has not decided on a schedule for Monday and asks potential visitors to check the operating schedule on its website,  zooatlanta.org for updates.

The weather forecast Sunday for metro Atlanta was for a high temperature of 36 degrees with clear skies, according to Channel 2 Action News. Saturday night’s low temperature was expected to be a below-freezing 20 degrees.