Utica, NY (WIBX) - Here's a travel advisory to tell you about.

The connecting ramp from Route 5, 8 and 12 southbound to Route 840 westbound will be closed from 9:00 to 3:00 today so work can be done to repair and replace sections of damaged guiderail.

The state DOT says the closure will also affect the Route 840 westbound connection to the North-South Arterial.

Signs will be in place directing motorists to alternate routes.