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I-25 from Cheyenne to Wheatland added to partial interstate closures due to high winds, blowover risk

I-25 near Bordeaux (WYDOT)

For the latest road and travel conditions, visit the Closures and Advisories page on the Wyoming Department of Transportation website. 

CASPER, Wyo. — High winds have prompted the closure of Interstate 25 from Cheyenne to Wheatland to light, high-profile vehicles due to “extreme blowover risk.”

The Wyoming Department of Transportation issued the closure at 6:26 p.m. Monday.

I-80 and WY 258 between Laramie and Walcott Junction are also closed to light, high-profile vehicles as of 1:54 p.m.

The National Weather Service said that 60 mph gusts are likely along both interstate corridors through at least 8:00 a.m. Tuesday.