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Lake Tahoe roads: Chain requirements in effect on area highways (updated)

The view from Twin Bridges around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Here's the latest on road conditions in the Lake Tahoe region.

UPDATE

As of 2:20 p.m.

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 9 miles east of Placerville to 3 miles east of Pollock Pines.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 1.5 miles west of Kyburz to Meyers.

Interstate 80

For eastbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kingvale to Truckee.

For westbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to 3 miles west of Kingvale.

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California Route 89

Is closed from Eagle Point campground to D.L. Bliss State Park due to snow.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from D.L. Bliss State Park to Squaw Valley Road.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Sugar Pine State Park to the junction of Interstate 80.

California Route 88

Is closed from Ham’s Station to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow.

Is closed from 2 miles east of Kirkwood to 5 miles west of Picketts junction /Carson Pass/ due to snow.

Is closed to westbound traffic 1 mile west of Woodfords due to snow.

California Route 267

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to Kings Beach (ladder style cables are prohibited).

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the U.S. 50 junction to the junction with Foothill Road.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from Nevada Route 28 to Timberline Drive.

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Crystal Bay.

U.S. 50

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile post 7.6 in Carson City.

 

 

UPDATE

As of 10 a.m.

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 3 miles east of Placerville to Meyers.

Interstate 80

Has reopened.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Colfax to the Nevada state line.

California Route 89

Is closed from Eagle Point campground to D.L. Bliss State Park due to snow.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Picketts Junction in Alpine County to 2.7 miles south of the junction of U.S. 50 in El Dorado County.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from D.L. Bliss State Park to the junction of Interstate 80.

California Route 88

Is closed from Ham’s Station to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow.

Is closed from 2 miles east of Kirkwood to 5 miles west of Picketts junction /Carson Pass/ due to snow.

Is closed to westbound traffic 1 mile west of Woodfords due to snow.

California Route 267

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to Kings Beach (ladder style cables are prohibited).

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the U.S. 50 junction to the junction with Foothill Road.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from Nevada Route 28 to the junction of Old U.S. 395.

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Crystal Bay.

U.S. 50

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile post 7.6 in Carson City.

 

 

 

 

UPDATE

As of 9:20 a.m.

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 3 miles east of Placerville to Meyers.

Interstate 80

Is closed from Applegate to the Nevada state line due to white-out conditions.

California Route 89

Is closed from Eagle Point campground to D.L. Bliss State Park due to snow.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Picketts Junction in Alpine County to 2.7 miles south of the junction of U.S. 50 in El Dorado County.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from D.L. Bliss State Park to the junction of Interstate 80.

California Route 88

Is closed from Ham’s Station to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow.

Is closed from 2 miles east of Kirkwood to 5 miles west of Picketts junction /Carson Pass/ due to snow.

Is closed to westbound traffic 1 mile west of Woodfords due to snow.

California Route 267

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to Kings Beach (ladder style cables are prohibited).

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the U.S. 50 junction to the junction with Foothill Road.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from Nevada Route 28 to the junction of Old U.S. 395.

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Crystal Bay.

U.S. 50

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile post 7.6 in Carson City.

 

 

ORIGINAL POST: Lake Tahoe road conditions: US 50 open, I-80 still closed, chain requirement in effect

As of 5:30 a.m.

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 3 miles east of Placerville to Meyers.

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