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Last update at: Jan 11, 2018 08:50 am

District Comments
District 1 (Southeast)  
District 2 (Central) US191 is CLOSED to commercial vehicles over 40,000 GVWR between Rock Springs and Utah. This will continue until April 01, 2014. Yellowstone National Park provides road information and road construction and delays information.  
District 3 (Southwest)  
District 4 (Northeast)  
District 5 (Northwest) Yellowstone National Park provides road information and road construction and delays information. For additional information dial 511 inside of Wyoming (888-WYO-ROAD from elsewhere) and select options 5 and 2 from your keypad or call the Yellowstone National Park 24-hour road and information line at (307) 344-2117. Grand Teton Park provides road information. For additional information call the Grand Teton National Park 24-hour road and information line at (307) 739-3682. 

Road Closures
Route Region Direction Reason From To
I 80 Southwest EASTBOUND Winter Conditions Point of Rocks Exit 142, Bitter Creek
I 80 Southwest EASTBOUND Winter Conditions Exit 142, Bitter Creek Exit 158, Tipton Rd
I 80 Southwest EASTBOUND Winter Conditions Exit 158, Tipton Rd Wamsutter
I 80 Southwest EASTBOUND Winter Conditions Wamsutter Exit 187, Creston Jct

Chain Law - Level 1
Route Region Direction From To
I 80 Southwest EASTBOUND Exit 30, Bigelow Rd Exit 39, WY 412/414

Chain Law - Level 2
Route Region Direction From To
I 80 Southwest WESTBOUND Evanston Exit 18, US 189
I 80 Southwest WESTBOUND Exit 18, US 189 Exit 30, Bigelow Rd
I 80 Southwest WESTBOUND Exit 30, Bigelow Rd Exit 39, WY 412/414

Slick
Route Region Direction From To
I 80 Southwest   the Utah State Line Evanston
I 80 Southwest   Evanston Exit 18, US 189
I 80 Southwest   Exit 18, US 189 Exit 30, Bigelow Rd
US 189 Southwest I-80 WY 412
WY 28 Southwest Mile Marker 63, Westbound Closure Gate US 287 / WY 789

Reduced Visibility
Route Region Direction From To
WY 28 Southwest Farson the Fremont/Sublette Cty Line

Slick in Spots
Route Region Direction From To
WY 28 Southwest Farson the Fremont/Sublette Cty Line
WY 28 Southwest Atlantic City Rd Mile Marker 63, Westbound Closure Gate

Strong Winds
Route Region Direction From To
US 89 Southwest the Idaho State Line Afton
WY 236 Southwest US 89 Fairview
WY 28 Southwest Mile Marker 63, Westbound Closure Gate US 287 / WY 789

Blowing Snow
Route Region Direction From To
WY 28 Southwest Mile Marker 63, Westbound Closure Gate US 287 / WY 789

Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.