Mostly cloudy skies, wind for Carson City |

Mostly cloudy skies, wind for Carson City

Staff report

Weather for the Carson City area today will be mostly cloudy with a high near 53 with southwest winds around 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight, mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain with a lows around 29 with a west wind between 15-25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

Friday, partly sunny with a high near 53 with west winds around 15 mph

The Nevada Department of Transportation reports at 5:55 a.m. all roads open with no controls with the following exceptions:

Highway 395 ” High wind warning: Campers and trailers are prohibited for 6 miles between East Lake Boulevard and Winters Ranch in Washoe Valley.

U.S. Highway 50 ” Chains required except for 4-wheel-drive vehicles for 18.1 miles between 3.5 miles east of Kyburz and 4.1 miles west of SR 89, California. Snowtires or chains required for 14.6 miles between .7 miles east of the California state line and 6.9 miles west of junction US 395 in south Carson City.

Interstate 80 ” Chains required except for 4-wheel drive vehicles for 31.2 miles between Nyack and Central Truckee exit, Calif.

Utility work continues on Little Lane between Saliman Road south Stewart Street, mainly between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., with lane restrictions on Little Lane west of South Roop Street.

Utility work is also being done on North Roop Street from East John to Long streets, and on Corbett street, west of North Roop.

Road work continues in Carson City with areas of delays, as with East Fifth Street from Saliman Road to Fairview Drive.

Work on Highway 50 in east Carson City and Mound House has posted lower speed limits with narrow lanes just east of Flint Drive.

For weather and road information while in Nevada, dial 511.