Weather Alert

Significant Winter Storm Possible From Monday Night Through Tuesday

An area of low pressure will track to our south through Monday.  Some light snow should develop through Monday afternoon and evening as a result.  The low pressure will then rapidly intensify off of the Northeast coast Monday night and Tuesday.  Uncertainty remains as to the exact track of this low pressure, but if it tracks close enough to the coast, portions of the area could see a significant snowfall.


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DOT : Closed bridge reopens to traffic

UPDATE: The bridge that connects Waterford to North Troy has been re-opened to traffic.

Officials from DOT say a cable has been installed to carry the tension load from a cracked beam. 

A 1 inch crack was discovered in a support beam during the bridge's bi-annual  inspection, leading to the closure of the bridge Friday night.

The bridge reopened to traffic around 5:00 p.m. Saturday.

According to NYSDOT spokesman Bryan Viggiani, a small crack in a metal beam was noted during a Tuesday inspection of the bridge connecting Waterford and Troy - a crack that Viggiani says led to a review and the decision Thursday afternoon to close the bridge to all traffic, including foot traffic.

The closure happened around 4 p.m. There was no indication when the bridge would again be in operation.

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