California Department of Transportation
 

Current Interstate Highway 80 Conditions

Before driving, check with the Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) 800.427.7623

 
I 80
    [IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA - SOLANO CO]
    NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

    [IN THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA & SIERRA NEVADA]
    IS CLOSED TO ALL EASTBOUND TRACTOR-SEMITRAILER COMBINATIONS AT APPLEGATE 
(PLACER CO) - DUE TO TRACTION CONCERNS - TRUCKS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN 
ALTERNATE ROUTE 

    IS CLOSED TO ALL WESTBOUND TRACTOR-SEMITRAILER COMBINATIONS AT 
THE NEVADA STATE LINE - DUE TO TRACTION CONCERNS - TRUCKS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN
ALTERNATE ROUTE

    CHAINS ARE REQUIRED ON ALL VEHICLES EXCEPT 4-WHEEL-DRIVE VEHICLES WITH SNOW
TIRES ON ALL 4 WHEELS FROM NYACK (PLACER CO) TO THE NEVADA STATE LINE

PLEASE RESEARCH CHAIN CONTROL LOCATIONS AS CALTRANS IS CURRENTLY WORKING TO 
UPDATE CHAIN CONTROL DESCRIPTIONS FOR CONSISTENCY WITH INTERNET MAPPING, 
LIKE GOOGLE MAPS & MAPQUEST.

    EASTBOUND TRUCKS ARE BEING SCREENED AT APPLEGATE (PLACER CO) - DRIVERS MUST 
HAVE MAXIMUM CHAINS IN THEIR POSSESSION IN ORDER TO PROCEED - PERMIT LOADS ARE
PROHIBITED

    WESTBOUND TRUCKS ARE BEING SCREENED AT OVERLAND TRAIL RD /IN TRUCKEE/ 
(NEVADA CO) - DRIVERS MUST HAVE MAXIMUM CHAINS IN THEIR POSSESSION IN ORDER TO 
PROCEED - PERMIT LOADS ARE PROHIBITED

    A HIGH WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT OVER THE YOLO CAUSEWAY & OVER THE BRYTE 
BEND BRIDGE /WEST OF SACRAMENTO/ (YOLO CO)