I-80 in Wyoming Expected to Remain Closed Most of Thursday
3:15 P.M. UPDATE:
All of Interstate 80 has reopened.
Eastbound Interstate 80 between the Utah state line and Exit 83, La Barge Road, has been closed due to winter conditions.
As of Thursday at 12:30 p.m., the estimated opening time is in eight to 10 hours.
It could be late Thursday before a 248-mile stretch of Interstate 80 in Wyoming reopens, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Due to winter conditions, I-80 from Rawlins to Cheyenne was closed around 10 p.m. Wednesday. The stretch from Exit 111 (east of Rock Springs) to Rawlins was closed around 3:23 a.m. Thursday.
As of Thursday at 7 a.m., WYDOT estimated it would be 13 to 15 hours before the interstate reopened.
For the latest road conditions, call 511 or go to wyoroad.info.