Sonora, CA — Two Mother Lode mountain passes are now closed due to high country snowfall expected over the next 24 hours.
Last night Yosemite National Park officials closed Highway 120 Tioga Pass at Crane Flat in anticipation of the weather system. The pass will remain closed until further notice.
This morning Caltrans closed Highway 108 Sonora Pass about 26 miles east of Strawberry (near Kennedy Meadows). Highway 4 Ebbetts Pass remains open. Click here for the latest road updates. To read an earlier story about the National Weather Service winter weather advisory, click here.