Update- Snoqualmie Pass Back Open

<p>Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass</p>

Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass

Snoqualmie Pass is back open this morning.  Below is the original information.


From the WSDOT-

WSDOT Highway Alert Update
COUNTY:  Kittitas
EVENT START:  February 22, 2013 8:00 a.m.
EVENT EST. END:  Unknown
LOCATION:   I-90 from Milepost 56 to milepost 61, 6 miles east of Snoqualmie Pass summit.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  Avalanche control work is in progress on Snoqualmie Pass. Westbound traffic is stopped at milepost 61 near Price Creek and Eastbound traffic is stopped at milepost 56 near Gold Creek.

OTHER:  OTHER:  Avalanche control this time of year generally takes from 20 minutes to two hours to complete. Once WSDOT crews assess the snow volumes brought down by the avalanche control work WSDOT can provide a better estimated time of opening.