Periods of Rain and Drizzle Expected for Christmas Eve with a Flood Watch in Effect' for Eastern New York

Source: Upstate NY Weather

NBC News & Upstate NY Weather are reporting that Winter Storms are expected to disrupt holiday travel in Upstate NY and nationwide.  Upstate NY Weather is reporting that ‘Periods of Rain and Drizzle Expected for Christmas Eve with a Flood Watch in Effect’ for Eastern New York through Friday morning.

Notably, “the combination of heavy rain and snow melt in the mountains will result in the possibility of flooding on small streams and creeks, along with minor flooding possible on some of the main stem rivers.”  To read the latest weather for Upstate NY, click here to visit the Upstate NY Weather web site.

Rock Salt & Ice Control and the Duke Company’s Salt barn in Rochester NY will be open over the Christmas Holidays.  Our Wholesale Rock Salt and Bulk Road Salt Winter schedule beginning Monday – 12/29/14 and forward is:

  • Monday – Friday:  3 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST
  • Weekends:  Saturday & Sunday – 5 a.m. – 10 a.m. EST

To read, ‘Christmas Twisters – Deadly Storms Threaten Holiday Travel’ on the NBC News web site, click here.

Whether your needs are to buy salt by the ton, truck-load or in bulk, we are glad to assist you with the fastest delivery of deicers and Bag Ice Melters, at the best prices, through-out New York State.

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The Duke Company & Rock Salt and Ice Control HQ is proud to be one of New York’s largest suppliers of ice control materials and Snow Plow Accessories.  For immediate service, please call 585-292-9870 (Rochester NY) and 607-347-4455 (Ithaca NY).

On behalf of the Duke Company, we wish you and your families a safe and blessed Merry Christmas and Holiday Season!

By David Szydlowski

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Ice Control Division Manager at the Duke Company