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UPDATE: Chain requirements dropped on most Lake Tahoe highways

The view on U.S. 50 at Twin Bridges around 6:40 a.m.
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UPDATE

As of 2:05 p.m.

Chain requirements have been lifted on Interstate 80 in California.

Chain requirements remain in effect on Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway) from Nevada Route 28 to Bulls Eye.

Chain requirements remain in effect on U.S. 50 in Nevada from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile marker 1 in Carson City.

Chain requirements remain in effect on Nevada Route 28 from the U.S. 50 junction to the Secret Harbor chain up area.

Chain requirements remain in effect on California Route 89 in the following locations: Picketts Junction to the Alpine/El Dorado County line; and from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay State Park.

The highway remains closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park.

UPDATE

As of 1:05 p.m.

Chain requirements have been lifted on Nevada Route 207 (Kingsbury Grade).

Chain requirements have been updated on Interstate 80 in California. For westbound traffic: 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.

Chain requirements have been updated on California Route 89. Chains are required from: Picketts Junction to the Alpine/El Dorado County line; and from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay State Park. Additionally, the highway remains closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park.

Chain requirements have been updated on Nevada Route 431 (Mt. Rose Highway). Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from Nevada Route 28 to Bulls Eye.

Chain requirements remain in effect on U.S. 50 in Nevada from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile marker 4.5 in Carson City.

Chain requirements remain in effect on Nevada Route 28 from the U.S. 50 junction to the Secret Harbor chain up area.

UPDATE

As of 12:05 p.m.

Chain requirements have been lifted on U.S. 50 in California and on California Route 267.

Chain requirements have been updated on Interstate 80 in California. For eastbound traffic: Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from Kingvale to Truckee. For westbound traffic: 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.

California Route 89 remains closed from Emerald Bay State Park to D.L. Bliss State Park. Additionally, chains are required from: Picketts Junction to the Alpine/El Dorado County line; from 5 miles north of the junction with U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay State Park; from D.L. Bliss State Park to Tahoe City.

Chain requirements have been updated on 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.

Chain requirements have been updated on U.S. 50 in Nevada. Chains are required, all vehicles except four-wheel-drive with snow tires, from mile post 0.0 in Douglas County to mile marker 4.5 in Carson City.

Chain requirements have been updated on 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.

Chain requirements remain in effect on Nevada Route 28 from the U.S. 50 junction to the Secret Harbor chain up area.

UPDATE

As of 10:20 a.m.

Chain requirements have been updated on 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 Twin Bridges to Meyers.

Chain requirements have been updated on Interstate 80 in California. 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.

Chain requirements have been updated on 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.

All other previously reported locations still have chain controls in effect.

UPDATE

As of 8: 15 a.m.

Chain requirements have been updated on 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 1.5 miles west of Kyburz to Meyers.

ORIGINAL POST: Chain requirements in effect on Lake Tahoe highways

As of 6:40 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 9 miles east of Placerville to Meyers in El Dorado County.

Interstate 80

Chains are required on all vehicles except four-wheel-drive vehicles with snow tires on all four wheels from 3 miles east of Gold Run to the Nevada state line.

California Route 89

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.

Is closed from Emerald Bay State Park to 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 5 miles north of the junction of U.S. 50 to Emerald Bay State Park.

Chains or snow tires are required from Sugar Pine State Park to Squaw Valley Road.

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 junction with Nevada Route 206 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 Douglas Fir Drive.

Nevada Route 28

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

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.