Last Winter Storm of the Season?

A late March snowstorm has caused flight cancellations at Hays Regional Airport and closed I-70 in addition to other roads in Northwest Kansas.

Oakley view SatThe National Weather Service  in Goodland reported 10 to 15 inches of snow had fallen north of Interstate 70 in northwest Kansas and northeast Colorado.

At 2 a.m. on Sunday the eastbound lanes of I-70 opened from the Kansas/Colorado state line to Colby.

At 7:30 a.m. all the routes that were previously closed in Northwest Kansas are now open.

The routes were temporarily closed due to poor visibility caused by winter weather conditions and filling accommodations along the I-70 corridor – including truck parking and hotel accommodations – in both Kansas and Colorado.

Winter weather road conditions still exist throughout portions of the state…when there is “Ice and Snow, Take it Slow!

Be sure to look at the Hays Post cancellations and delays page for the latest information.

Stay tuned to Eagle Radio and check back with Hays Post for the latest winter weather information.