SILVERTHORNE, Colo. (KDVR) — Interstate 70 partially reopened following a full closure in the mountains Tuesday evening.
According to the Colorado State Patrol, eastbound I-70 is closed at Silverthorne (mile marker 205) and westbound I-70 was closed at Vail Pass (mile marker 189).
The westbound lanes reopened about 7:15 p.m. The eastbound lanes are still closed.
Loveland Pass is also closed.
CSP said troopers are reporting “whiteout” conditions on US Highway 40 over Berthoud Pass.
A chain law is in effect for commercial vehicles heading west from Georgetown.