UPDATE: The closure parameters on U.S. 395 have changed. Due to heavy snow, the highway is now closed from Gorge Road (approximately 17 miles north of Bishop) to the town of Bridgeport. Caltrans District 9 snowplows are out on the highway, working to reopen the road. U.S. 6 remains open as a detour. BISHOP – […]
Weather Patterns Indicate Impressive Snowfall and Potential Avalanche Threat MONO COUNTY, Calif. (JANUARY 8, 2023) – The Mono County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is urging residents and visitors to be READY Mono and prepare for the upcoming storm as the National Weather Service (NWS) predicts impressive snowfall and rain throughout the Eastern Sierra […]
BISHOP – Due to heavy snow, ice, and whiteout conditions on the highway, Caltrans has closed part of U.S. 395 in Mono County. The highway is currently closed from the junction of State Route 203 to the town of Bridgeport. U.S. 6 in Bishop is open as an alternative route, which connects to the Nevada […]
ATTN DRIVERS: U.S. 395 between State Route 203 and Lee Vining is closed due to whiteout conditions on the highway. Caltrans District 9 will update our social media channels with updates on this closu
UPDATE: Hwy 6 has reopened. ATTN DRIVERS: Our counterparts at Nevada Department of Transportation have informed us that U.S. 6 is closed at the Nevada State Line due to multiple vehicle spinouts. As soon as we have more information on this closure, we will update our social media channels.
BISHOP – Caltrans District 9 has closed a portion of U.S. 395 due to avalanche concerns. The highway is closed through Walker Canyon, from the junction of State Route 108 at Sonora Junction to East Side Lane in Walker. State Route 182 is open as an alternative route. The closure is expected to last […]
12/20/22 @ 1400 Hrs SR 270 Bodie Rd. is now in a winter closure
12/12/22 @ 08:20 HRS- SR 158N NORTH JUNE LAKE LOOP FROM PM 6-13 IS NOW IN A WINTER CLOSURE.
SACRAMENTO — The California Transportation Commission (CTC) this week approved $1 billion for 93 new walking and biking projects for disadvantaged communities as part of the 2023 Active Transportation Program and allocated more than $878 million for projects to repair and improve transportation infrastructure throughout the state. The allocation includes more than $209 million in funding from the federal Infrastructure Investment […]
THE WEEKEND REPORT DEC 09 OK the party is on. Prepare yourself for a real Sierra Stomper. A cold Pacific storm originating in the GLA will dig along the West Coast Friday then slam into the Sierra Saturday – Monday. This system will pick up a moderate Atmospheric River along the coast. Strong winds and cold temps will […]
MONO COUNTY – Caltrans is closing three Mono County highways tomorrow, November 30, ahead of two forecasted snowstorms. State Route 89 (Monitor Pass) will be the first to close at 12:00 pm. At 4:00 pm, State Route 158 N (North June Lake Loop) will close, followed by State Route 270 (Bodie Road) at 8:00 pm. […]
11/23/2022 @ 08:58 HRS. STATE ROUTE 158 NORTH JUNE LAKE JUNCTION HAS NOW RE-OPENED FROM THE STORM CLOSURE.