The Monday morning commute may be messy with a winter storm moving into Utica/Rome.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 10 this evening to 7 AM Tuesday, January 9th for Southern Oneida County.

Drivers are advised to plan on slippery road conditions during the morning commute on Monday. 4 to 6 inches of snow is expected in Southern Oneida County, including Utica/Rome with localized amounts up to 8 inches expected.

We'll keep you up to date on any possible school delays or cancellations Monday morning.


Winter Weather Preparation:

  • Keep your cell phone charged and make sure you know where your backup power supply is.
  • Make sure all your flashlights have fresh batteries.
  • Fill your gas tank. You can use your car to keep warm and recharge devices.
  • Have some food available that you don’t need to cook.
  • Download the App. You’ll receive local alerts, weather reports and more with push notifications.

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