Vehicular Traffic closed between Sonora and Chihuahua due to snow



The first snowfall of the season occurred 10 minutes after 03:00 hours this Wednesday intermittently until after 04:00 hours, without causing the closure of the Port of Cananea. 

Although snow also fell in the city, the most intense was in the Sierra de Cananea, informed the director of the Municipal Civil Protection Unit, Jesus Hector Padilla. 

Up to this time of the morning, a haze is reported in the area of the Cananea-Ímuris road section, so travelers were advised to drive at moderate speeds and preferably use the low lights of cars. 

Also on the Agua Prieta, Sonora-Janos, Chihuahua road stretch, Puerto San Luis registered a snowfall and there was no road closure, municipal authorities in Agua Prieta reported.

Protección Civil Sonora@uepcsonora

AVISO: 26dic18 09:30hrs- PF y UMPC CANANEA informa que se encuentra NEVADO del tramo de la Carretera MX2 a la altura de PUERTO CANANEA, el tránsito vehicular está abierto, solicitando EXTREMAR PRECAUCIÓN

Source; Conagua, El Imparcial
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