UPDATE: Parts of I-80 Closed Between Cheyenne and Evanston
UPDATE: 8:00 AM September 9:
UPDATE: 8:00 PM September 8:
The westbound lane is closed from Rock Springs to its junction with Interstate 25 in Cheyenne - READ MORE: 200+ Miles of Westbound I-80 Closed in Wyoming
UPDATE: 3:00 PM September 8:
UPDATE 8:16 a.m.: Interstate 80 is now closed in both directions between Cheyenne and Walcott Junction due to a winter storm which is rocking the state. It also remained closed eastbound from Lyman to the Sweetwater County Line and from Rock Springs to Point of Rocks at last report.
The closure probably won't be the last, as a strong early winter storm continues to rock Wyoming. In addition to the closure of the stretch of I-80, a "No Unnecessary Travel" advisory has been posted for I-80 westbound from the Lyman area to the Sweetwater County line.
The eastbound lane of I-80 has a ''No Unnecessary Travel" restriction between Rock Springs and Point of Rocks. You can see the latest Wyoming Road and Travel report here.