Bad Weather Possibility Closing Pass
Tioga Pass CLOSED
Yosemite, CCA -- A traffic alert for motorists: if you are heading to Yosemite National Park one of the passes has been slated to close this evening due to possible bad weather.
The Park's road condition phone line gives out this message: "Due to the incoming weather, the Tioga Road including Highway 120, east of Crane Flat will close at 1800 hours or 6 pm on Tuesday, October 8th. This closure will be in effect until further notice."
Highway 108 Sonora Pass is open and Caltrans Spokesperson Angela DaPrato says, "At this point there are no plans to close 108, but they are keeping a close eye on the weather conditions."
You can check on road conditions by clicking here.
Written by Tracey Petersen
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