Winter Storm Updates
I-80 from Baxter to Nevada State line
Saturday, February 9th 2019, 9:04 AM PST
Saturday, February 9th 2019, 9:16 PM PST
- NHP reports that Mount Rose Highway has been closed until further notice due to treacherous conditions. All drivers are advised to avoid the area at all costs.
- I-80 is closed in both directions due to spinouts. Traffic is being held on I-80 Colfax and the Nevada State Line per Placer Sheriff.
- I-80 from Baxter to Nevada State line
- I-80 from just east of Gold Run to Truckee
- I-80 from Colfax to Truckee
- Avalanche hazard advisory for Crystal Bay and Third Creek Nevada
- According to Sierra Avalanche Center considerable avalanche danger exists today in near treeline and above treeline areas due to wind slab avalanche problem. Moderate avalanche danger exists below treeline due to possible storm slabs.