Interstate 81 south closed at Syracuse city line

Interstate 81 southbound is now closed at the Syracuse city line as weather conditions continue to worsen.

All motorists must exit at Brighton Ave and take route 11 south or take Route 481 and exit at Rock Cut Road.

If you have to head south of 81, you will need to take Route 11 south instead.

Northbound on 81 between Nedrow and the Tully/Lafayette area, many cars are off the road and the highway is almost at a standstill. Extensive delays are expected and drivers should avoid I81 south of the city. You should avoid unnecessary travel if possible.

Route 48 near the Village Green area near Baldwinsville is also closed.

For the latest road closures, click here.