DOT&PF Advisory: Glenn Highway Near Eureka is Impassable(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) - The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities advises travelers to avoid driving the Glenn Highway near Eureka from approximately milepost 120 to 135 today (Dec. 1).
The road is currently impassable. Crews are working to clear the road. Conditions are extreme with a foot of snow on the road, drifting and high winds.
Unseasonably warm temperatures with rain and high winds are causing very slick roads, black ice and drifting snow.
Motorists are advised to call 511 or check the 511-Travel in the Know Web site at 511.alaska.gov for updates before driving.
Posted: December 2, 2009
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