NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Snow-packed and icy roads have resulted in difficult driving conditions in north western to central New Mexico on Wednesday, Dec. 29. The New Mexico Department of Transportation reports difficult driving conditions from the Colorado State Line to the Tijeras and Clines Corners area.
Severe driving conditions are reported on US 64 from mile marker 171 which is 35 miles east of Dulce, to mile marker 198, 25 miles west of Tres Piedras. NMDOT states that blowing snow is resulting in low visibility in this area.
While crews are out salting and sanding the roads, commuters are urged to drive with caution. Travel along this area is discouraged Wednesday morning.