80 Inches Of Snow Possible In Tug Hill Region Portions Of Route 81 Closed Due To Storm

Tsiothohrko:wa / January 11, 2016

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne would like to inform the community that for those that plan on traveling through the Tug Hill Region, approximately 80 inches of snow is expected to accumulate between now and Thursday afternoon in that area.

Be advised that the New York State Department of Transportation has closed down Route 81 from Exit 45 (Arsenal Street) to Exit 3 (Parish). The sheriff’s department in Jefferson County also issued a no unnecessary travel advisory and snow advisory. St. Lawrence Country also has a wild chill advisory in effect.

Please use precaution and plan accordingly if you are expected to travel through the Tug Hill Region.