Wintry weather strikes parts of New Mexico, Colorado | KOB 4

Wintry weather strikes parts of New Mexico, Colorado

Marian Camacho
March 13, 2019 11:12 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Wintry weather has hit parts of New Mexico dropping snow and prompting dozens of cancellations and delays across the state.


In Santa Fe, schools were canceled for the day due to the difficult driving conditions caused by the snow. 

New Mexico Department of Transportation has posted difficult driving conditions across the state as the weather continues to create problems on the roads. 

Check the full list below:

Some main passes in the Southwest portion of Colorado have also been closed. Details are as follows: 

Southwest Area

  • US 160 Wolf Creek Pass CLOSED for av mitigation. 6 a.m. Lengthy Closure
  • US 550 Coal Bank/Molas Passes CLOSED for av mitigation 7 a.m. Lengthy Closure
  • CO 145 Lizard Head Pass CLOSED for adverse weather/av danger (av mitigation will start when safe for crews)

South-Central Area  

  • US 160 La Veta Pass CLOSED for adverse weather
  • CO 17 La Manga/Cumbres Pass CLOSED for adverse weather


Marian Camacho

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