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Winter Driving News

Spring storm hits Colorado
April 29, 2019 - Weather could impact travel across much of the state
CDOT Recommending Shelter Sooner rather than Later
April 10, 2019
Southwest Colorado Travel Update: US 550 Red Mountain Pass: OPEN  
March 22, 2019 -
March 8, 2019, 2:55 p.m. - US 550 Red Mt. Pass Closed Through the Weekend and Winter Ops / Avalanche Mitigation To Take Place Saturday
Southwest CDOT Travel Update: US 550 Red Mountain Pass to Remain Closed
CDOT Closes Mountain Passes due to Snow Slides
March 4, 2019, 1:06 p.m. -
CDOT urges motorists to plan ahead and know before you go!
March 1, 2019 - Statewide Travel - Check before leaving for weekend travel plans
Southwestern CDOT Winter Storm Travel Alert
February 22, 2019 - 8:04 a.m. - US Highway 550 Coal Bank and Molas Passes are CLOSED until further notice. 
Southwest and South-Central Colorado Winter Storm Update and Recap
February 15, 2019 - Southwestern Colorado
SW COLORADO TRAVEL ADVISORY: Mountain Pass Travel Delays Set for Southwest Colorado Travelers can expect delays Thursday morning for avalanche control work
February 6, 2019 - Southwestern Colorado
Statewide Snow Storm Intensifying and Will Continue Today through Tomorrow Morning
February 6, 2019 - Denver Metro area -  CDOT Strongly Recommends People Leave Early to Manage Rush-hour Impacts in Denver Metro area; CDOT Crews Out in Force
Snowy Travel expected on MLK Day
Jan. 20, 2019 - Denver Metro Colorado
CDOT Warns Backcountry Users About Unattended Vehicles  
January 4, 2019 - Southwestern Colorado - Skiers, snowshoers, snowmobilers should use extreme caution when leaving vehicles on the side of road  
CDOT urges motorists to plan ahead for weekend weather and possible safety closures on I-70 corridor
January 4, 2019 - Northwestern Colorado - Delays expected due to heavy traffic volumes after the holiday week
TRAVEL ADVISORY ―  Heavy Snow Accumulations Call For  Avalanche Control Operations on US 160 Wolf Creek Pass
January 1, 2019 - Southwestern Colorado - Travelers can expect delays Wednesday morning  
After a white Christmas, CDOT preparing for next wave of winter weather
December 26, 2018 - Storm expected to impact much of southwest, southeast Colorado and the eastern plains
New Red Mountain Pass Closures set for Dec. 11-14
Dec. 10, 2018 -
US 550 Red Mountain Pass Ruby Walls Work to Require Four More Major Closures
Dec. 4, 2018 - Work is Weather Dependent
CDOT Still Hiring Snowplow Drivers, Maintenance Workers
Nov. 27, 2018
Crews Cancel Nov. 27 Closure of Red Mountain Pass
Nov. 26, 2018 -

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