California Department of Transportation
 

Current State Route 49 Conditions

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

 
SR 49
    [IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA]
    NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

    [IN THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA]
    IS CLOSED FROM THE YUBA/SIERRA CO LINE TO 4.6 MI NORTH OF THE 
YUBA/SIERRA CO LINE /AT BRANDY CITY RD/ (SIERRA CO) - DUE TO A MUDSLIDE 
- MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE 

    CHAINS OR SNOW TIRES ARE REQUIRED FROM SIERRA CITY TO SATTLEY (SIERRA CO)

    CHAINS OR SNOW TIRES ARE REQUIRED FROM SIERRAVILLE (SIERRA CO) TO THE
SIERRA/PLUMAS CO LINE

    CHAINS OR SNOW TIRES ARE REQUIRED FROM 7.3 MI SOUTH OF VINTON TO VINTON
(PLUMAS CO) 

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

    1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM THE 4.6 MI NORTH OF THE
YUBA/SIERRA CO LINE TO SATTLEY (SIERRA CO) - DUE TO MULTIPLE MUDSLIDES 
- MOTORISTS ARE SUBJECT TO DELAYS OF UP TO 2 HOURS