Roads between Yerington and Smith Valley closed

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Artesia Road and Mason Pass Road between Yerington and Smith Valley are closed indefinitely due to significant mud and water runoff, according to a Lyon County news release Friday morning.

All other county roads between Yerington and Smith Valley remain closed. Please seek alternate routes and plan for delays.

The latest road closure information is available at

 Lyon County is urging Smith Valley residents to stay home and limit travel in and out of the valley due to major road closures. Plan for prolonged travel delays and the potential to be unable to return for extended periods of time and overnight. For current state route and highway conditions, visit or call 511. 


Lyon County Road Closures

Mason Pass and Artesia Roads between Yerington and Smith Valley remain closed indefinitely. Carter Lane in Smith Valley


Non-emergency Flood Call Center

For non-emergency flooding related needs, citizens are encouraged to call the flood call center (775) 461-3757 staffed 8:00am – 6:00pm. In an emergency, please call 911.


Updated Sandbag Location

Lyon County has moved the self-fill sandbag location in Smith Valley from Smith Valley Schools to NV-208, Smith, NV 89430 (near the Post Office).



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