During the pass closures, experts are trying to induce avalanches, by using one of two techniques.
At this time, all Chelan County roads are open and travel conditions are decent.
More than 90 percent of recent accidents are the result of driving too fast for conditions.
Crews responded to a weather related chain reaction vehicle accident that pushed an unoccupied car into the side of a home
On Friday, December 16, all routes will be fare-free all day long.
[12/15/16] Plan Ahead For Winter Traveling
By following these steps, drivers can be celebrating with family and friends, instead of sitting on a freeway:
Chelan Ranger District roads currently closed to wheeled motor vehicle use include:
[12/13/16] Don’t Drive Drunk – Don’t Drive Drowsy
A new study finds that driving while drowsy is just as risky as driving drunk.
For more on mountain pass weather and road reports- visit the dot website at www.wsdot.com
Much of the paving work will be done at night and DOT has developed an ambitious traffic plan to help keep impacts to a minimum.