Chinook Pass Daytime Closure Remains In Effect

The state DOT says Chinook Pass remains open only for overnight travel as a result of a wildfire about 10 miles west of Clifdell.

The roadway will open at 8:00 p.m. and will be closed at 6:00 a.m.

DOT officials say the daytime closure is expected to remain in effect until at least Wednesday.

According to fire officials the Norse Peak Fire which prompted the closure is now over 1750 acres.