Topic: Weather

GOVERNOR DECLARES TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS FOR NEW YORK STATE TODAY

Travel Advisory In Effect for All Areas East of I-81

Tractor Trailers to be Banned on New York State Thruway from Exit 36 in Syracuse to the New York City Line

Other Tractor Trailer Restrictions Include Portions of I-88, I-84,… Continue reading.

Rockland to be hit with snowstorm today; use caution when traveling

Latest from the National Weather Service.

Rockland and surrounding areas could receive 6-15 inches of snow with winds ranging from 15 – 25 mph and upward. The snow should start lightly falling around midnight with the majority of the storm’s… Continue reading.

SCHOOL CLOSINGS FOR WEDNESDAY -MARCH 7- ROCKLAND COUNTY

FYI CLOSINGS ANNOUNCED FOR THE FOLLOWING SCHOOLS Pearl River School District - CLOSED Albertus Magnus High School - CLOSED Immaculate Heart Academy (NJ) - CLOSED Don Bosco Prep (NJ) - CLOSED Continue reading.

The Rocklandpost would like to thank all police, first responders and utility workers that assisted in keeping Rocklander’s safe

 

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY

Well, it was a nasty weekend. Electric power lines downed by multiple falling trees, gusting and whipping winds that blew cars around the new Westchester-Rockland Bridge with icy temperatures with quite the complimentary freezing winter bite.… Continue reading.

TOMMORROW’S PENGUIN PLUNGE IN NYACK PUT OFF UNTIL NEXT SUNDAY DUE TO NOR’EASTER WEATHER; WATERS TOO CHOPPY

Penguin Plunge rescheduled due to Nor’easter weather. See you next Sunday at Noon in Nyack Memorial Park.

Elle Fishman and Sebsation Scully look forward to meeting you next weekend!

 

By Carol Mcilmurray

Penguin Plunge’s 11th annual fundraiser for Ella… Continue reading.

Truck crashes in pole at Nyack High School field house entrance

From a reliable reader:

Truck crashed into pole at entrance to Nyack High School field house just as the rocklandpost.com reader was picking up family at the Nyack High School. The reader reported when the group got back to Oak… Continue reading.

9w downed tree and power lines NYACK-PIERMONT stretch closed

By Carol Mcilmurray

11:52AM Friday March 2, A fairly large tree is downed on the center stretch of 9w between Piermont and Nyack. Use other roadway, or don’t drive due to the number of trees falling quickly. Powerlines are downed.… Continue reading.

UPDATED/PICTURES: Rockland roads are dangerous tonight, please travel with care or stay home

Consider staying home or where you are and enjoy the snow until roads are maintained and snow has slowed.

Update 12:22AM: Ridge Road New City reports power outage.

Rockland could see up to eight inches by tomorrow, Sun Feb 18.… Continue reading.

Snow Emergency Declared today, Feb 17-18 in Nyack

From Village of Nyack website:

Snow Emergency Declared — 7:00pm February 17, 2018

The Village will implement a Snow Emergency that will go into effect at 7:00 pm, Saturday, February 17, 2018.

If your car is parked on the street… Continue reading.

*UPDATED* COMPLEX STORM HAS STARTED, WATCH OUT FOR MORNING COMMUTE; ROCKLAND, NEW YORK, NORTHEAST

11:28 UPDATE- Storm is now over and roads and walkways are covered in ice, strong arctic winds pervade throughout night.

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UPDATED: Winter storm maybe on its way, be aware for Wednesday Commute; Rockland, New York, Northeast

photo credit: accuweather.com

A fast-moving storm will bring powerful rains from US southeastern coast and may accumulate into a snow mix as it moves to it northwestern counterpart over the Eastern Seaboard ongoing from tonight into tomorrow. A continued mixed… Continue reading.