Heavy snow possible in San Juans, chain laws in effect on some passes

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Heavy snow possible in San Juans, chain laws in effect on some passes

Fast-moving Pacific storm headed for Colorado
La Plata County snowplows work to keep the roads clear in early January as a winter storm moved through the region. The latest snowstorm is expected Monday night and Tuesday in the San Juan Mountains. The National Weather Service reminds motorists to check road conditions.

Heavy snow possible in San Juans, chain laws in effect on some passes

La Plata County snowplows work to keep the roads clear in early January as a winter storm moved through the region. The latest snowstorm is expected Monday night and Tuesday in the San Juan Mountains. The National Weather Service reminds motorists to check road conditions.
Weather information

The Colorado Department of Transportation reminds motorists to check for updated weather information:
Visit www.cotrip.org for real-time road conditions, highway closures, average speeds, photos, live cameras streaming traffic, trucking information and more.
Call 511 to listen to recorded information about road conditions, projected trip travel times and trucker information.
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Visit www.codot.gov/travel/winter-driving to get information about road conditions, what to keep in a vehicle during the winter, how to safely pass a snowplow, commercial-vehicle requirements, seasonal closures, snow removal and avalanche control.
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