Fort Drum delayed reporting Friday

FORT DRUM, NY —  Due to inclement weather on Friday 16 December, the Fort Drum Garrison Commander has issued a DELAYED REPORTING ORDER. Only military and civilian mission-essential, emergency-essential, and weather-essential (which includes those identified for snow removal) personnel will report as scheduled. All other personnel, unless notified otherwise by their Chain of Command or Supervisor, will follow DELAYED REPORT times.

Non-essential MILITARY personnel will report at 9:30 AM. Non-essential CIVILIAN personnel will report at 9 AM.

Child and Youth Services (Child Development Centers, School Age Center) will open at 8:30 a.m.

The Guthrie Clinic, all troop clinics, OB/GYN Clinic at Samaritan, and all dental clinics will open at 9:00 a.m. All patients with appointments prior to 9:00 a.m. should reschedule their appointments.

All AAFES locations are open for business as scheduled.

All additional support services are closed until 9:00 a.m.; any activities/appointments scheduled before 9:00 a.m. must be rescheduled.

Mountain Reception Company: All in-processing Soldiers with cancelled appointments TODAY must report to Bldg. 4412 at 9:30 a.m. and can contact their respective Platoon Sergeant for additional information.

We urge all members of the Fort Drum community to exercise caution when traveling and practice good winter-weather safety.  All Government Vehicles follow Road Condition Guidance identified in Appendix C (Road Condition Reference Chart) of Fort Drum Regulation 525-27.

We encourage members of the Fort Drum community to monitor local news media for weather conditions and stay abreast of Fort Drum’s status by using one or more of the following methods:  The Fort Drum Information Hot-Line 315-772-DRUM (3786); Option #1 (Delay/Closure Information) and Option #2 (Current Road Conditions). The Fort Drum website at: and Fort Drum’s Facebook page at: Winter weather safety tips from the Federal Emergency Management Agency can be found at: Monitor local driving conditions at