Passes closing again ahead of storm

Staff Writer

Caltrans crews will close State Route 108 (Sonora Pass) at 44 p.m. today Wednesday, May 13, due to the incoming storm. Yosemite National Park will follow suit and close S.R. 120 (Tioga Pass) at 8 p.m. in preparation for the storm.

As is often the case this time of year, closure of mountain passes due to weather conditions are for the traveling public’s safety.  Caltrans crews closely monitor these highways to determine if it is safe for the traveling public.  For up to date road conditions, check local highway conditions by calling (800) 427-7623 or by going online to: