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

The view on U.S. 50 at Twin Bridges just before 6 a.m. Thursday.
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Here’s the latest on road conditions in the Tahoe region.

UPDATE

As of 8:40 a.m.

California

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Twin Bridges to Meyers.

Interstate 80

Eastbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Cisco to the Donner Lake Interchange.

Westbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to 2.5 miles east of the junction of California Route 20.

California Route 89

Is closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park due to avalanche concerns.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Picketts Junction to 2.7 miles south of the junction of U.S. 50/Luther Pass.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles north of the junction to U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay.

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 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 6.3 miles east of Ham’s Station to 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kirkwood to 1 mile west of Woodfords.

California Route 267

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles south of Truckee to Kings Beach.

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Dagget Pass chain up area.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the junction with U.S. 50 to 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 4.5 in Carson City.

 

 

 

UPDATE

As of 7:40 a.m.

California

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Twin Bridges to Meyers.

Interstate 80

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

Westbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to 2.5 miles east of the junction of California Route 20.

California Route 89

Is closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park due to avalanche concerns.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Picketts Junction to 2.7 miles south of the junction of U.S. 50/Luther Pass.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles north of the junction to U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay.

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 3.5 miles east of silver lake to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Is closed from 2 miles east of Kirkwood to 5 miles west of Picketts Junction /Carson Pass/ due to snow. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 6.3 miles east of Ham’s Station to 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kirkwood to 2 miles east of Kirkwood.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles west of Picketts Junction to 1 mile west of Woodfords.

California Route 267

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles south of Truckee to Kings Beach.

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Dagget Pass chain up area.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the junction with U.S. 50 to 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 4.5 in Carson City.

 

 

 

ORIGINAL POST

As of 5:55 a.m.

California

U.S. 50

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Twin Bridges to Meyers.

Interstate 80

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

Westbound: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Truckee to 2.5 miles east of the junction of California Route 20.

California Route 89

Is closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park due to avalanche concerns.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Picketts Junction to 2.7 miles south of the junction of U.S. 50/Luther Pass.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles north of the junction to U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay.

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 3.5 miles east of silver lake to Kirkwood /Carson Spur/ due to snow. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Is closed from 2 miles east of Kirkwood to 5 miles west of Picketts Junction /Carson Pass/ due to snow. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 6.3 miles east of Ham’s Station to 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kirkwood to 2 miles east of Kirkwood.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 5 miles west of Picketts Junction to 1 mile west of Woodfords.

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.

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from U.S. 50 junction to the Dagget Pass chain up area.

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

Nevada Route 28

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from the junction with U.S. 50 to 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 4.5 in Carson City.



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