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Lake Tahoe roads: Most chain requirements dropped on mountain passes (updated)

The view on U.S. 50 at the entrance to Sierra-at-Tahoe.
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Here is the latest on highway conditions around Lake Tahoe:

UPDATE

As of 8:55 a.m.

California

U.S. 50

No traffic restrictions in place at this time.

Interstate 80

No traffic restrictions in place at this time.



California Route 89

Is closed from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to D.L. Bliss State Park due to an avalanche.

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 2 miles north of D.L. Bliss State Park.




California Route 88

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 5 miles west of Picketts Junction.

California Route 267

No traffic restrictions currently in place.

Nevada

Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from Diamond Peak to Slide Mountain Highway.

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

No chain requirements currently in place.

 

 

 

UPDATE

As of 7:05 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

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kingvale to the Donner Lake interchange.

California Route 89

Is closed from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to D.L. Bliss State Park due to an avalanche.

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.

California Route 88

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 5 miles west of Picketts Junction.

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 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

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.

 

 

 

 

UPDATE

As of 7:05 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

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kingvale to the Donner Lake interchange.

California Route 89

Is closed from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to D.L. Bliss State Park due to an avalanche.

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.

California Route 88

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 5 miles west of Picketts Junction.

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 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

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.

 

 

 

ORIGINAL POST

As of 6 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

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kingvale to the Donner Lake interchange.

California Route 89

Is closed from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to D.L. Bliss State Park due to an avalanche.

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.

California Route 88

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 6.5 miles east of Peddler Hill to 5 miles west of Picketts Junction.

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 431 (Mt. Rose Highway)

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

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.


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