California Department of Transportation
 

Current Interstate Highway 5 Conditions

Before driving, check with the Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) 800.427.7623


I 5
    [IN THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA]
    NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

    [IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA] 
    A HIGH WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM THE LOS ANGELES/KERN CO LINE 
TO 25 MI SOUTH OF BAKERSFIELD /AT LAVAL ROAD/ (KERN CO) /THE GRAPEVINE/ 
- TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CAMPERS, TRAILERS OR PERMIT LOADS    

    A HIGH WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 0.9 MI SOUTH TO 0.6 MI SOUTH OF THE
STANISLAUS/SAN JOAQUIN CO LINE - TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CAMPERS, 
TRAILERS OR PERMIT LOADS    

    [IN THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA]
    CHAINS ARE REQUIRED ON ALL VEHICLES EXCEPT 4-WHEEL-DRIVE VEHICLES WITH SNOW
TIRES ON ALL 4 WHEELS FROM 3 MI SOUTH OF DUNSMUIR TO DUNSMUIR (SISKIYOU CO)

    NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC IS BEING SCREENED 10 MI NORTH OF REDDING /AT FAWNDALE/
(SHASTA CO) - DRIVERS MUST HAVE MAXIMUM CHAINS IN THEIR POSSESSION IN ORDER 
TO PROCEED - PERMIT LOADS ARE PROHIBITED

PLEASE RESEARCH CHAIN CONTROL LOCATIONS AS CALTRANS IS CURRENTLY WORKING TO 
UPDATE CHAIN CONTROL DESCRIPTIONS FOR CONSISTENCY WITH INTERNET MAPPING, 
LIKE GOOGLE MAPS & MAPQUEST.

    A HIGH WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT OVER THE ELKHORN BRIDGE & OVER THE 
ELKHORN CAUSEWAY /NORTH OF SACRAMENTO/ (YOLO CO) 

    A HIGH WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM WEED TO YREKA (SISKIYOU CO)
- TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CAMPERS, TRAILERS OR PERMIT LOADS