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Snow is falling as winter storm moves into the Mohawk Valley

State Department of Transportation crews were out early Tuesday morning treating the roads, but the snow is just the first part of this storm.

Posted: Feb. 12, 2019 12:22 PM
Updated: Feb. 12, 2019 12:22 PM

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all be found either on our website or on the bottom of the screen and on our website wktv.com we're starting to see some snow make its way into our area. newschannel2's rachel murphy is live from downtown utica with more on what's happening outside. jason.. this is a look from downtown utica on genesee street. you can see.... the snow blowing all over the roadway. state dot crews were out early this morning treating the roads. but the snow is just the first part of this storm. with temperatures in ranging in the teens we're expecting a combination of sleet and freezing rain. the rain could freeze roadways and sidewalks, making it difficult to drive. but state dot crews say they have crews rotating around the day to keep the roads safer for drivers. nicolas choubah regional director, state dot a typical beat or a typical run is between two and three hours so we can keep going basically once the storm starts the trucks will be running 24 seven operation and it will be every 2 1/2 to 3 hours for that section of road will be treated in a buy salt or plow theyre are several theyre are several additional plows that are being used from the long island area to help with the storm. and a reminder to anyone who has to drive today to give yourself extra time to get to where you need to be. and give the plows extra
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