This story has been updated.
As the severe weather continues to intensify, downed trees and utility poles have closed two sections of Route 9W Friday in Rockland County.
Stony Point Police Department advised that Route 9W from Main Street to Hastings Lane continues to be closed due to multiple utility poles down.
Route 9W southbound is also closed in Orangetown due to a downed tree, police said.
Both northbound and southbound lanes were closed early Friday as the tree blocked both lanes of travel south of I-87 in Orangetown, Orangetown Police said.
Police did not have a time estimate of when the roads will reopen.
Motorists are asked to used alternate routes.
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