The weather is causing some real problems for motorists in the Mother Lode this morning.
Lyons Bald Mountain road in the Apple Valley area of Sonora is completely shut down now according to CHP. Crews are trying to get delivery trucks and numerous stalled cars unstuck. The cars are blocking the lanes there. Traffic control is set up at Greenley Road.
Tuolumne Road at Soulsbyville road traffic´s at a stand still, with a van that spunout there. Traffic also a parking lot on westbound 108 at Soulsbyville road as well. Lots of spinouts and minor fender benders all over the area.
Chain controls in effect and trafffic is slow now on the Buckhorn grade on Tuolumne Road between Twain Harte and Tuolumne.