Staunton Information

Check here for the latest updates during snow storms.

            

Status Updates

(10:30 p.m. Thursday, January 17)

Light snow began falling in some areas of the Shenandoah Valley region in late Thursday afternoon and continues into the night.  Virginia Department of Transportation crews and contractors are plowing and treating roadways tonight.  Motorists are advised to use extreme caution when traveling and to expect ice or snow patches on some roads.

Here are the road conditions as of 10:30 p.m. in the Virginia Department of Transportation Staunton District:

Interstate 64 – Minor conditions in Alleghany and Rockbridge counties. Clear conditions in Augusta County.

Interstate 66 – Minor conditions in Warren County

Interstate 81 – Minor conditions in Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah, and Frederick counties. Clear conditions in Augusta County.

Primary roads – Moderate conditions in Warren County.  Minor conditions in Highland, Bath, Alleghany, Rockbridge, Augusta, Rockingham, Shenandoah, and Frederick counties. Clear conditions in Clarke and Page counties.

Secondary roads – Moderate conditions in Augusta and Warren counties. Minor conditions in Highland, Bath, Alleghany, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah and Frederick counties. Clear conditions in Clarke and Page counties.

Latest Travel Alerts

Road conditions can change quickly, so closely watch local forecasts and check 511virginia.org for the latest, real-time road conditions.

Local Emergency Resources

The Staunton District maintains almost 14,000 lane miles of interstate, primary, and secondary roads in Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Clarke, Frederick, Highland, Page, Shenandoah, Rockbridge, Rockingham and Warren counties.

The following cities and towns maintain and plow their own roads: Berryville, Bridgewater, Broadway, Buena Vista, Clifton Forge, Covington, Elkton, Front Royal, Grottoes, Harrisonburg, Luray, Lexington, Staunton, Strasburg, Waynesboro, Winchester, and Woodstock.

 To learn more about emergency services in your county, visit:

 

Page last modified: Jan. 18, 2019