Snow Surge Prompts Chain Controls On Sierra RoadsA snow surge in the Sierra caught drivers off guard and forced Caltrans to require chain controls for cars driving in both directions on Interstate 80 Monday evening.
Caltrans Asks Drivers Heading To The Mountains To Slow Down Or Wait Out The StormSnow conditions in the Sierra has Caltrans asking drivers to take it slow if they’re heading to the mountains for the Valentine’s Day weekend.
Caltrans Working 24/7 To Keep Roads Clear As Winter Storm ApproachesCaltrans crews are working through the night in hopes to not have to shut down main roadways in the Sierra.
See Chain Control Status For I-80, Highway 50 Amid Snowfall In SierraWinter is in full swing as heavy snow in the Sierra, which is expected to fall through Saturday afternoon, has prompted chain controls and road closures on Christmas Day.
See Chain Control Status For I-80, Highway 50 In The Sierra Amid Winter Storm WarningThe National Weather Service said a winter storm warning for the Sierra will remain in effect through Monday morning.
See Where Chain Controls Are In Effect On I-80, Highway 50 In The SierraThe National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Sierra above 3,000 feet. It lasts until 10 p.m. Friday night.
Chain Controls In Effect On Some Sierra RoadwaysMore than a foot of snow is possible in the upper elevations above Lake Tahoe as a late winter storm makes its way into the Sierra, creating some dangerous driving conditions.
All Sierra Highways Seeing Chain ControlsA significant storm has dumped snow all across the Sierra on Monday - and made for some dangerous driving conditions.
Valley Wakes Up To Freezing Temps; Sierra Dealing With Chain ControlsThe high country is waking up to chain controls on Monday as a minor system moves through the region.
Chain Controls In Effect On Highway 50 Tuesday EveningAs another storm rolls through the Sierra Tuesday afternoon, chain controls are still in effect on Highway 50.
CHP Warns Drivers To Stop Using Back Roads To Try And Avoid Chain ControlsCalifornia Highway Patrol is warning drivers to stop trying to find ways around chain controls as a storm wallops the Sierra.
Chain Controls In Effect For Sierra HighwaysWith another storm rolling in, chain controls went into effect on several Sierra highways Monday evening.
CHP Warns There Are No Shortcuts Around Chain Controls In SierraAs another storm rolls into the region, California Highway Patrol is warning drivers to not just blinding follow their GPS directions.
Winter Weather Snarls Traffic On Interstate 80 In SierraCaltrans and California Highway Patrol are urging people to delay travel until Thanksgiving Day if possible.
Chain Controls Expected On Sierra Highways This WeekThis will impact Interstate 80, U.S. Highway 50 and State Routes 20, 28, 49, 89 and 267. If you're heading up the hill, make sure to carry chains.