Today’s weather, road work |

Today’s weather, road work

Staff report

Today’s weather will be mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon with highs 86-96 and light winds.

Tonight, partly cloudy in the evening becoming mostly clear with isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 49-59 with northwest winds 10-15 mph in the evening becoming light.

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 6:15 a.m. all roads open with no controls.

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