Multiple roads, including Skyway, close during windy weather

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Route 5, including the Skyway, will be closed from Ridge Rd. to Church St. from 2-7 p.m. due to high winds, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz.

Trees have been falling down across western New York and roads have been closing. Here is a list of closures we received:

  • Rt.5, including the Skyway, from Ridge Rd. to Church St. from 2-7 p.m.
  • Route 16 was closed between Darien Rd. and Partridge Rd.
  • Mill St. in the Town of Boston was closed at Back Creek Rd.
  • Jamison Rd. in the Town of Elma was closed between Eldridge Rd. and Two Rod Rd.
  • Cole Rd. in the Town of Boston was closed between Leiber Rd. and Boston Cross Rd.
  • South St. in the Village of East Aurora was closed from Center St. to Route 16.
  • Rt. 60 was closed beyond Porter Rd. to Wilson Rd.
  • Rt. 394 was closed from S. Gale St. to Martin Wright Rd.
  • Darien Rd. in the Town of Colden was closed between Olean Rd. and Lewis Rd.
  • Back Creek Rd. in the Town of Boston was closed at Patchin Rd.
  • Sandridge Rd. in the Town of Alden was closed between Westwood Road and West Main Street
  • Rt. 78 was closed beyond Tonawanda Creek due to an accident.
  • Ridge Rd. was closed from Murphy Rd. to Transit Rd. in Newfane.
  • Route 93 is closed from Bowmiller Rd. to Riddle Rd. in Lockport.

WEATHER | A High Wind Warning is in effect until 10 p.m. See the forecast here.

PHOTOS | See photos of wind damage across western New York here.

Smartphone users | Tap here to access the interactive traffic map

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