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Winter Storm Impacts Lake and Mendocino Counties

A winter storm is causing the closure of roads in Lake and Mendocino Counties. U.S. Highway 101 was closed in multiple locations last night, including south of Reynolds Highway, north of Willits due to heavy snow and falling trees.

The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office reported several power outages impacting the county. You can check the PG&E website for outage information at https://pgealerts.alerts.pge.com/outages/map/

And check CHP’s website for road closure information at:
https://www.chp.ca.gov/traffic

In Lake County, a tree was down in the roadway at Old Highway 53 and Davis Avenue in Clearlake last night. Downed lines were reported at 40th and Moss avenues in Clearlake and at Highway 175 and Adams Springs Road in Cobb.

Many vehicles were stuck in the snow on roadways – including on the Glasgow Grade near Lower Lake, and Point Lakeview Road and Sunrise Drive near Lower Lake.