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Weather closes section of Interstate 80, other highways Monday morning

I-80 is seen in a webcam photo near Wolcott Junction on Monday morning. (WYDOT)

CASPER, Wyo. – Interstate 80 between Rawlins and Laramie has been closed as of 8:25 a.m., according to WYDOT. The reason is winter conditions, and opening time is unknown.

A black ice warning is in effect in Cheyenne.

In addition to I-80, US 30 between Rawlins and Laramie has closed, as has US 287 between Laramie and Muddy Gap, and WY 789 between Baggs and Muddy Gap.

A winter storm is moving through central and southern Wyoming this morning.

This article originally appeared on Oil City News. Used with permission.