Weather Closes Major Wyoming Highways Wednesday
Winter weather has forced the closure or restrictions on a number of Wyoming's highways Wednesday evening.
According to the Wyoming Department of Transportation, long stretches of both Interstate 25 are closed to light, high profile vehicles due to gusting winds.
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Particularly, Interstate 25 is under the high-wind advisory from Cheyenne to Buffalo.
Meanwhile, Interstate 80 is closed to light, high-profile vehicles from Elk Mountain to Laramie. There's also an extreme blow over risk advisory on both interstates.
And a stretch of US 16 over the Bighorn Mountains is also closed due to winter conditions. Specifically, that highway is closed from Ten Sleep to the Hunter Ranger Station.
Note: All advisories are current as of 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.