High elevation snow leads to chain controls over mountain passes
Chain controls were in effect for a few hours early Tuesday morning, as high-elevation snow made travel difficult on mountain passes.
NVRoads.com reports chains or snow tires were required on Mt. Rose Highway from Fairview Blvd. to Bulls Eye.
California chain controls include:
- SR-89 from Pickett's Junction to U.S. 50
- SR-88 from Red Lake Creek to Martins Meadow.
According to CHP - Truckee, chains are not required on I-80 over Donner Summit at this time.
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