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Heavy snow closes Snoqualmie Pass

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Ellensburg, WA- Heavy snow forced Snoqualmie Pass to close in both directions Sunday night. 

I-90 is closed eastbound near North Bend and westbound near Ellensburg. 


The Washington Department of Transportation hopes to have the road reopened by 8 a.m. When it reopens, chains will be required eastbound near Denny Creek and westbound near Gold Creek. 


As a reminder, you can keep your studded tires on until April 15-th. 

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