CANCELLATIONS AND WEATHER-RELATED INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY, 12-27-12

WEATHER-RELATED INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY, 12-27

 THE ALTOONA AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL OPEN AT 11 A.M. TODAY

THE SAINT VINCENT DEPAUL ASSUMPTION CHAPEL FOOD PANTRY IN ALTOONA IS CLOSED TODAY.

THE CLAYSBURG FOOD PANTRY IS CLOSED TODAY

 2-HOUR DELAY FOR BLAIR COUNTY SKILLS TRANSPORTATION

NO BINGO TONIGHT AT: SAINT PATRICKS IN NEWRY

                                     SHADE GAP FIRE HALL


 THERE IS A WIND ADVISORY FOR CAMBRIA, SOMERSET, BEDFORD AND BLAIR COUNTIES WITH WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH EXPECTED. 

 A snow emergency is effect in Patton and College  townships, Centre County. All vehicles must be removed from township streets until it ends. Sidewalks must be cleared within 24 hours after the snow stops.

Clearfield County Meals On Wheels canceled today..recipients should use “blizzard boxes. All Clearfield County “Centers For Active Living” are also closed

 TREACHEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS HAVE PENNDOT URGING DRIVERS TO STAY SAFE ON THE ROADS TODAY.  WINTER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE STATE FORCED PENNDOT TO REDUCE THE SPEED LIMIT TO 45-MILES-AN-HOUR ON SECTIONS OF INTERSTATES 81 AND 84. THE SPEED LIMIT RESTRICTION HAS BEEN LIFTED FOR INTERSTATE-99.  IF YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE OUT ON THE ROADS PENNDOT SUGGESTS DRIVERS STAY HOME.

For road conditions, you can call 5-1-1 or get conditions online at 5-1-1-pa-dot-com.

 FOR PENELEC CUSTOMERS WHO HAVE lost power due to the storm, you can contact Penelec at 1-888-LIGHTSS.  That’s “lights” with two Ss.