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Lake Tahoe roads: I-80 closed, chain requirements in effect on highways (updated)

The view on U.S. 50 at Twin Bridges Thursday afternoon.
Caltrans

Here’s the latest on road conditions in the Tahoe region.

UPDATE

As of 9 p.m.

California

U.S. 50

Traffic is being held from Twin Bridges to Meyers due to multiple spin-outs.

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 Meyers.

Interstate 80

Traffic is being held from Colfax 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 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 Interstate 80.

California Route 88

Is closed from 3.5 miles east of Silver Lake 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 heavy snow.

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Dew Drop to 3.5 miles east 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 5 miles south of Truckee.

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

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

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

As of 4 p.m.

California

U.S. 50

Traffic is being held from Twin Bridges to Meyers due to multiple spin-outs.

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 Twin Bridges.

Interstate 80

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 1 mile east of Baxter 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 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 Interstate 80.

California Route 88

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 3.6 miles west of Dew Drop to Picketts Junction.

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

California Route 267

Is closed from 5 miles south of Truckee to 9.1 miles south of the Nevada/Placer County line due to multiple spinouts.

Nevada

Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade)

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

Nevada Route 28

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

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.




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