For late NEXT week: “IF THE GFS WERE TO VERIFY WE COULD SEE SNOW DOWN TO SEA LEVEL.”
And a minute ago:
12:22PM HVY SNOW IN AREA
This is Empire Grade and Felton Empire. Lanes closed due to snow, also Empire & Pine Flat.
11:50 Empire Grade in Santa Cruz calling for snow plows:
11:48AM PER NET COM NO SNOW PLOWS, BUT GRADERS ARE ENRT
11:48AM 1039 NET COM
11:46AM REQ SNOW PLOWS
11:46AM 3″ + OF SNOW ON EMP GRADE
11:33AM PER RP TO NET COM **WILL POSS NEED TO BE PLOWED
11:32AM CORR: VEHS SPINNING OUT
10:30 am – you all are going to have fun today!
8:30 am – another mud/rock slide at MM 3.
8 am – South Bound Lane has been opened.
6 am, Saturday, February 19th:
From the CHP website: 3:16AM PER 27-S5 N38 DID A CHECK DOWN TO RAGGED POINT, MULTIPLE ROCK SLIDES BLOCKING LANES, MOST URGENT SLIDE @ MM 1
Given that NOAA is predicting yet ANOTHER inch and 1/2 of rain today, with snow levels down to 2500 ft, this road is not going to clear itself, and may be hard for Cal-Trans to keep up with, but they were on the job at 6 am this morning!
Here is the entire evening:
3:16AM PER 27-S5 N38 DID A CHECK DOWN TO RAGGED POINT, MULTIPLE ROCK SLIDES BLOCKING LANES, MOST URGENT SLIDE @ MM 1
2:44AM 1039 27-S5
2:42AM ADV WILL BE 1097 W/ 22G IN APX 5 MINS
2:40AM PALCED ONG CONES AROUND IT
2:40AM BOBERG CALLED F/ MM 3 @ A CALL BOX ADVZ>D THAT @ MM 9 PORTION OF THE NB LANE IS 1125 BY A LG BOULDER APX SIZE OF 5 X 5 ON A STAIGHT AWAY (note: this is Mud Creek)
2:14AM AT NACMIENTO RD MM 18
12:14AM SIG ALERT SENT
12:07AM 1039 SNS COMM
12:02AM 1039 22G LINE 56
12:00AM PER S5 – INFO VIA 27-S1 / REQ SIG ALERT FOR MONTEREY COUNTY / ADV OF PART CLOSURE / SMALL VEHS ABLE TO NEGOTIATE
11:46PM 1039 9-1X
11:42PM 1039 SLO REF LN S 44
11:35PM BOULDER PART 1125 SB LANE ALSO
11:21PM 97 – BOULDERS ACROSS NB LNS / VEH CAN PASS / TOW TK S UNABLE TO GET THRU
11:09PM LATE ENTRY 1039 SLO DISP REF LN S 24,26,27
11:03PM 1039 TO MTY COMM W/ INFO
11:00PM 22G AT WILLOW CREEK ETA 15-20 MINS
11:00PM 1039 DOT JOHN WOOD
9:55PM 1039 22G LINES 21-22
7:33PM 1039 DOT DIST 5 / ADV NEEDS TO CHK W/SUPERVISOR
7:22PM 1039 DOT DSP WILL ADV THEM UP THERE UNK IF THEY WILL GO OUT ON IT THO