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NY bans some truck travel ahead of high winds

Feb 25, 2019 at 08:05 AM CST
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Western and Central New York beginning at 10 a.m. Sunday and lasting through 10 a.m. Monday. The weather service said wind gusts could reach 75 mph in some areas. So, starting at 10 a.m. Sunday, empty tractor trailers and empty tandems will be banned from the following highways in New York state I-390 from Dansville to Rt 104 I-490 from I-90 exit 45 to I-90 exit 47 I-590 (full extent) Rt 104 at the Bay Bridge I-190 from Grand Island to Lewiston / Queenston I-290 from I-190 to I-90 NY 5 from I-190 to NY 179 (with a full truck ban on the elevated section of the Skyway)