TRAFFIC UPDATE: CHP escorting vehicles in both directions on Grapevine amid snow

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Motorists are now roving along a Grapevine but a assistance of California Highway Patrol units.

After several hours of escorting vehicles between Lebec Service Road and Gormon, a CHP is no longer pacing traffic, according to a Caltrans District 6 Twitter post shortly after 8 p.m.

CHP began pacing shortly before 3 p.m. when sleet descending on a Grapevine began adhering to a roadway, a CHP trade occurrence website shows.

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Gusts of adult to 80 miles per hour reported during a bottom of a Grapevine, according to a National Weather Service Hanford station.

The NWS released a high breeze warning around 8:30 p.m. and is propelling motorists to expostulate solemnly by a area while being discreet of hazards on a road.

The high breeze warning also inspiring a southern finish of a San Joaquin Valley until Sunday afternoon.

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As of 7 p.m., CHP is still pacing a Grapevine in both directions between Lebec and Gormon.

The CHP Fort Tejon hire tweeted shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday advising motorists to “expect complicated holiday trade and probable rags of ice.”

The tweeted combined that temperatures are next frozen in that area.

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California Highway Patrol units are escorting motorists in both directions along a Grapevine due to sleet adhering to a road.

The CHP trade occurrence website shows that motorists are being escorted between Lebec Service Road and Gormon.

Units began escorting trade during 2:44 p.m., according to a website.

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