lake effect snow http://wrvo.org en Mark Monmonier on The Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/mark-monmonier-campbell-conversations <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Calibri, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal;">You'd think that Global Warming would make for less snow, but in this episode of the Campbell Conversations we learn why it might produce more snow, at least in Central New York.&nbsp; Host Grant Reeher talks with <a href="http://www.markmonmonier.com/" target="_blank">Mark Monmonier</a> about his latest book,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Lake-Effect-Tales-Arctic-Recurrent/dp/0815610041/" target="_blank"><em style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Sun, 09 Mar 2014 20:43:00 +0000 Grant Reeher 52282 at http://wrvo.org Mark Monmonier on The Campbell Conversations School delays for Friday http://wrvo.org/post/school-delays-friday-1 <p>Lake effect snow around the region is causing some school to delay opening. Check back throughout the morning for updates.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Camden Central:&nbsp;</strong>2 hour delay</p><p><strong>Rome City Public and Parochial Schools:&nbsp;</strong>2 hour delay, no a.m. pre-k</p><p><strong>South Seneca Central:&nbsp;</strong>2 hour delay</p><p><strong>Trumansburg Central:&nbsp;</strong>2 hour delay</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 10:44:57 +0000 WRVO News 52023 at http://wrvo.org School delays for Friday School delays for Tuesday http://wrvo.org/post/school-delays-tuesday-2 <p>Lake effect snow is causing several area schools to issue delays, closings and cancelations. This list has been updated as of 2:30 p.m.</p><h3 class="name"><strong>Altmar-Parish-Williamstown</strong> <strong>Schools</strong>: No after school activities</h3><p><strong>Cato-Meridian Central: </strong>Closed</p><p><strong>Hannibal Central: </strong>No after school/evening activities</p><p><strong>Mexico Central:</strong> No after school/evening activities</p><p><strong>North Rose-Wolcott Central:</strong> Closed</p><p><strong>Oswego City Schools:</strong> No after school/evening activities</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:22:19 +0000 WRVO News 51850 at http://wrvo.org School delays for Tuesday School closings for Wednesday afternoon & evening http://wrvo.org/post/school-closings-wednesday-afternoon-evening <p>Persistent lake effect snow in the region, particularly the North Country, has caused some schools to dismiss early this morning or cancel afternoon and evening activities. Check back for updates.</p><p><strong><font class="orgname">Alexandria Central School</font>: </strong><font class="status">No after school activities/sports</font></p><p><strong><font class="orgname">Belleville-Henderson Central School</font>: </strong><font class="status">Closing at 1:30 PM; No after school activities/sports</font></p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:44:39 +0000 WRVO News 50590 at http://wrvo.org School closings for Wednesday afternoon & evening Stranded drivers find welcome at Jefferson County hotels, homes http://wrvo.org/post/stranded-drivers-find-welcome-jefferson-county-hotels-homes <p>The last portions of Route 81 between Watertown and North Syracuse are open again, after lake-effect storms closed much of the highway down.<br /><br />Through the storms, hardy North Country natives have been helping stranded travelers. Many people spent last night in fire halls - the one in Adams took in 150 people. Watertown hotels right off the Interstate 81 exit were full, of both drivers and staff who couldn't get out, either.</p><p></p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:45:24 +0000 Joanna Richards 49655 at http://wrvo.org Stranded drivers find welcome at Jefferson County hotels, homes Lake effect snow continues in North Country; many travelers stranded http://wrvo.org/post/lake-effect-snow-continues-north-country-many-travelers-stranded <p>The lake effect snow warning for northern New York has been extended until Thursday at 1 p.m. as upwards of four feet of snow has fallen in some spots since Monday. A state of emergency remains in effect for 14 counties, including Oswego, Jefferson and Lewis Counties.</p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:33:41 +0000 Catherine Loper 49632 at http://wrvo.org Lake effect snow continues in North Country; many travelers stranded Lake effect conditions shut down part of North Country http://wrvo.org/post/lake-effect-conditions-shut-down-part-north-country <p></p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 21:31:27 +0000 Catherine Loper & Ryan Delaney 49601 at http://wrvo.org Lake effect conditions shut down part of North Country Extreme weather conditions cause state of emergency http://wrvo.org/post/extreme-weather-conditions-cause-state-emergency <p></p><p>Upstate New York is in the midst of a cold front that is bringing dangerous weather conditions and causing large parts of northern New York to essentially shut down. Businesses, offices, health clinics, courts and other facilities either closed for the day or closed midday due to treacherous weather conditions.</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 14:15:28 +0000 Gino Geruntino 49570 at http://wrvo.org Extreme weather conditions cause state of emergency