Smoky skies, warm temps continue |

Smoky skies, warm temps continue

Staff report

Road work continues in Carson City with areas of delays, mainly Fairview Drive between Roop Street and South Lompa Lane, primarily between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., and Highway 50 East between Airport Road and Saliman Road.

The closure of westbound Fairview Drive from Saliman Road to Roop Street is in effect through Aug. 31. Alternate routes of travel are Colorado Street to the south, and Little Lane to the north.

Traffic will be controlled at times; alternate routes are advised.

The Nevada Department of Transportation reports at 6:07 a.m. all roads open with no controls.

Today’s weather will be sunny with areas of smoke and haze reducing visibility to 2 miles at times during the morning. Highs 83-93 with light winds becoming southwest up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight, clear with areas of smoke with lows 53-63 with west winds 10-15 mph decreasing to less than 10 mph after midnight.

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