Existing highway road closures due to weather:
Winter weather and crashes have closed multiple highways in northern Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers should delay travel across northern Arizona during the current winter storm because heavy snow or crashes could make roads impassable. There is no estimated time to reopen any highways and additional closures are possible depending on weather and crashes.
- I-10 eastbound closed at milepost 315 east of Benson.
- I-17 northbound is closed from State Route 179 (Sedona turnoff) to Flagstaff.
- SR 89A is closed in both directions between Sedona and Flagstaff.
- SR 87 is closed in both directions from Payson to Winslow. SR 87 is closed in both directions between Bush Highway and Payson.
- SR 260 is closed in both directions between Star Valley and Heber. SR 260 is closed in both directions from just east of I-17 to SR 87.
- US 60 is closed in both directions between SR 73 and just northeast of Globe.
- SR 77 is closed in both directions between Globe and Winkelman.
- US 191 is closed in both directions between Alpine and Morenci.
US 60 update: The highway has reopened from Superior to Globe. Watch for snow and ice. Reminder: US 60 is closed from just outside of Globe to near Show Low.
A band of moderate to heavy snow is now located from the Tucson area eastward into western Cochise County. Safford and Douglas will be getting in on the snow action soon as snow levels rapidly drop. Snow levels down as low as 2000 feet which includes all of the Tucson Metro. 1-2″ of snow possible on cold surfaces in Tucson Metro.
I-10 at Dragoon, about 7 miles east of where eastbound lanes are closed at milepost 315 because of multiple crashes in an area of heavy snow. Traffic is slow from Tucson to Willcox because of winter weather. Please delay travel.