SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A Journey Advisory has been issued for Onondaga County efficient 7 a.m. Friday, December 23 till 7 a.m. Saturday, December 24, in response to County Government J. Ryan McMahon.
Drivers might expertise hazardous driving situations all through the county. A widespread of rain, adopted by a flash freeze, excessive winds and snow, have all been within the forecast for the area.
The county says that situations could also be completely different all through the realm and you will need to monitor native forecasts and situations.
“The pending winter storm is predicted to convey drastically chilly temperatures, excessive winds and snow,” says McMahon. “It can additionally convey a “flash freeze” state of affairs to our County which can lead to widespread black ice and probably treacherous street situations. Out of an abundance of warning for our workforce and people we serve, I’ve directed that every one “non-essential” providers be closed Friday. I additionally need to strongly emphasize to the group that they need to take all obligatory precautions in preparation of the storm and keep away from journey if attainable.”
The general public is inspired to think about the should be on the roads in the course of the Journey Advisory. When you do have to journey, take the next precautions:
- Journey at lowered speeds to permit for elevated response time
- Enable extra time to succeed in your vacation spot
- Fully clear your car of snow and ice
- Transfer over and decelerate when approaching emergency automobiles or tow vans
- Don’t move snow plows
McMahon additionally says that every one nonessential County providers and buildings will likely be closed on Friday, December 23 as a result of storm.
Keep updated|Test the record of college and enterprise closings Friday
Different counties issuing journey advisories
- Cayuga County till 8 a.m. Saturday 12/24
- Madison County till 7 a.m. Saturday 12/24