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Road closures and black ice Tuesday morning as storm moves through Wyoming

(WYDOT)

UPDATE: I-80 between Evanston and Lyman is again open.

CASPER, Wyo. — Sections of several Wyoming roadways are closed as of 9 am Tuesday, Oct. 29 with black ice advisories on additional highways.

I-80 is closed between Evanston and Lyman “due to winter conditions,” according to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

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WYDOT estimates that section of I-80 will reopen in 4-6 hours.

There are black ice advisories for sections of I-80 near both Laramie and Arlington also in effect.

I-25 between Glenrock and Casper and between Cheyenne and Exit 29 are open, but also have black ice advisories in place.

Other closures include:

  • Cody area:
    • US-14, US-16 and US-20 between East Gate of Yellowstone and Pahaska
  • Evanston area:
    • US-189 between Evanston and I-80 Exit 18
  • Laramie/Saratoga area:
    • WY 130 between Mirror Lake and Green Rock and between Mirror Lake and Mile Marker 48, Eastbound Closure Gate

Black ice advisories in the state are extensive and can be checked on WYDOT’s Closures and Advisories page.