Chains Required on 50, 88, 431, 267, 28, 207 and Lots of Spinouts on Nevada Side

Incline Village, NV…Chain requirements are on for most of the local highways tonight. We just drove from Carson City to Incline and it was quite a drive with approximately 20 – 30 vehicles stuck or spunout along the way. It is definitely a slow and go night.

The latest controls report is below

NEVADA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
HIGHWAY CONTROLS SUMMARY

MAY 28, 2011
9:43 PM PDT

All routes are open with no controls with the following exceptions:

US50:
Between 10.6 miles east of Kyburz California and 4.1 miles west of
Junction of California State Route 89. (11.0 miles)
– chains required except for four wheel drive vehicles

Between California State Line and 3.3 miles west of Junction US
395 at South Carson City. (18.9 miles)
– snow tires or chains required

US93:
Between Kingman Wash Road Arizona and Junction US 95-South Boulder
Highway. (11.4 miles)
– wind advisory – trucks/buses/trailers/RVs not advised
– open with no controls

US95:
Between Junction State Route 359-Pole Line Road and Junction US
95A. (33.2 miles)
– wind advisory – trucks/buses/trailers/RVs not advised
– open with no controls

SR28:
Between Junction US 50 and Tahoe City California. (26.8 miles)
– snow tires or chains required

SR89:
Between 5.7 miles south of Bliss State Park and Bliss State Park.
(5.7 miles)
– chains required except for four wheel drive vehicles

Between Bliss State Park and Junction California State Route 28 at
Tahoe City California. (15.7 miles)
– snow tires or chains required

SR207:
Between Junction US 50 and 4.7 miles west of Junction State Route
206. (6.6 miles)
– snow tires or chains required

SR431:
Between Junction State Route 28 and 10.3 miles south of Junction
US 395. (14.2 miles)
– snow tires or chains required

CA267:
Between Northstar and Junction California 28 at Kings Beach. (6.7
miles)
– chains required except for four wheel drive vehicles

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