Friday schedule: What's delayed and what's closed

EL PASO, Texas - Friday Schedule:

Sun Metro: regular schedule, some delays


Anthony ISD

Western Technical College

El Paso ISD


William Beaumont Army Medical Center

New Mexico Farm and Ranch museum

El Paso Housing Authority

10 A.M. Open

City of El Paso

City of Las Cruces

City of Socorro

 In collaboration with the Office of Emergency Management, the National Weather Services and the County Road and Bridge Department, the El Paso County Courthouse will have a delayed opening today, Friday, January 4, 2013 due to dangerous road conditions. The Courthouse is expected to resume regular business at 10:00AM today, unless weather conditions worsen.


Judge Martinez: U.S. Courthouse will have a delayed opening at 10 a.m.

New Mexico District courts

El Paso Public Libraries

White Sands Missile Range

New Mexico State University Las Cruces campus and DACC

The Children's Garden Child Development Centers will open at 10:00 am tomorrow morning due to weather conditions.

Milan Institute of Cosmetology

Volar CIL

YWCA opening at 10 a.m.

El Paso Convention and Visitors Bureau

Wells Fargo

Children's Kingdom Learning Center is open from 10am-5pm today.

Other times

All El Paso Water Utilities employees working at plants and those on a 24/7 schedule should report to work as usual today; All EPWU employees not working at a plant or on a 24/7 schedule should report to work on a one-hour delay.

The El Paso Zoo will be opening at noon due to icy pathways on zoo grounds. Zoo employees will have a delayed opening  at 10 a.m.

Due to unsafe driving conditions during the morning hours, all eight (8) Project BRAVO offices in El Paso County will offer only limited services from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. today, Friday, January 4, 2013.  Clients who need services or who have scheduled appointments are asked to contact their designated Neighborhood Center by phone if they have any questions or concerns. 

A place to grow child development center opening at 9 a.m.

Kaplan College is Open Today with Normal business hours

Due to inclement weather conditions, there will be delayed reporting on Friday, Jan. 4 for all Holloman AFB personnel. Alamogordo area and base residents will report at 8 a.m. Las Cruces, El Paso and mountain area residents will report at 12 p.m. Mid-shift workers overnight tonight, Jan. 3-4, WILL NOT REPORT. Please use extreme caution when driving in winter weather conditions, and use your best judgment in choosing to drive during the storm.  The outbound lane of the west gate will be CLOSED tomorrow morning, Jan. 4, to minimize traffic risk entering U.S. 70.  For mission-essential personnel, the CDC and DFAC will maintain normal operating hours.  Please contact your supervisor with questions regarding these reporting instructions, and check our Facebook page,, often for updates.

Speaking Rock Entertainment Center will be open normal operating hours.


White Sands Missile Range

Gadsden ISD

City of Sunland Park

Tigua government offices

Immanuel Christian School

Faith Christian Academy

Due to adverse weather conditions and our concern for the safety of our patrons and volunteers the Playhouse has decided to postpone the opening night production of "Sherlock Holmes and the First English Gentleman". The performance scheduled for this evening, Friday January 4th at 8pm has been cancelled. We will celebrate opening night tomorrow, Saturday January 5th at 8pm. Join us for our Opening Night Reception where we will have free food with the purchase of your ticket.

Socorro Entertainment Center and Cacique Restaurant will be closed today.


El Paso trash schedule regular
No recyclables in El Paso
Las Cruces - no decision yet. If it's not picked up Friday, it will be picked up Saturday.


Spur 601 is open

NM DOT: The westbound lanes on I-10 from Las Cruces to Deming are now open. Eastbound lanes are still closed.

Loop 375 eastbound from Pan American to Padres has been OPENED

Current Closures

NM-404 (Anthony Gap) is closed

US-70 to White Sands is closed

Montana: Hueco Tanks to New Mexico

I-10 in Hudspeth County

Trans Mountain

Scenic Drive

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) has updated their roadway advisory site with the following entries:

These routes are snow packed and icy, with slick roadways.



 ·         I-10: Texas state line to Arizona state line is OPEN with wet slick roadways

 ·         I-25: Las Cruces to Williamsburg, NM wet and slick roadways, proceed with caution

 ·         US-70 Las Cruces area is now OPEN with snow packed and wet, slick roadways, proceed with caution

 ·         US-180 Hurley to Deming is snow packed and icy, proceed with caution

 ·         NM-9 East of Columbus, NM - SEVERE driving conditions, driving is discouraged.
·         NM-11/Deming to Columbus, NM: Wet with icy spots

 ·         NM-78 Mule Creek area, wet slick roadways, proceed with caution

 ·         NM 90 Lordsburg to Silver City, NM wet slick roadways, proceed with caution

 ·         NM 159 Mogollon, NM roads are icy in spots please reduce speed and use extreme caution

 ·         NM-404 Anthony to Chaparral, NM-SEVERE Driving conditions

 ·         Silver City area - NM-15; NM-35 and NM-152 are snow packed and icy in spots, proceed with caution


Please note that all state routes and secondary roadways for Dona Ana, Luna and Grant counties are reporting difficult driving conditions. The NMDOT encourages motorists to travel with caution.

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