UPDATE: New Mexico And Texas Roadways Dangerous, Multiple Closures
CLOSURES:NM-90 from Lordsburg to Silver City is closed due to snow and icy roadways.
US-70 from NASA exit mm 161 to White Sands Missile Range mm 71 is closed due to snow and low visibility over the San Augustine pass. Please avoid this route until conditions change.
NM-152 is CLOSED due to winter weather conditions as roadways are snow packed and icy.
NM159, NM-52 and NM-174 have been closed due to the flood, and will remain closed until conditions change.
I-10 Arizona to Texas State line:
I-10 corridor is reporting high winds and wet roadways that are icy in various areas along the bridge overpasses.
I-25 from Socorro to Las Cruces is reported as wet and icy throughout the interstate and on the bridge overpasses.
Additional routes include: US-70, US-60 and US-180 with slick roadways. Motorists are advised to proceed with caution throughout the weekend as the storm moves through New Mexico. The NMDOT has Maintenance personnel detailed out in full operation as they work across the state conducting snow removal operations.
The District One office for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) continues to update their roadway conditions on www.nmroads.com as conditions change. The NMDOT has Maintenance personnel detailed out in full operation as they work across the state conducting snow removal operations. Motorists are encouraged to avoid any travels along the routes listed below as closures, and to exercise extreme caution during these events.