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I-5 over Grapevine reopens after ice, snow

December 22, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
Winter weather has made it a tough drive for anyone trying to get across the Grapevine.Rain, snow, ice and powerful winds forced authorities to shut down Interstate 5 through the Tejon Pass in both directions Tuesday morning. Traffic was backed up for miles.

Lanes re-opened about two hours later, around 8:30 a.m.

Wind gusts in the Southern California mountain passes could reach up to 70 mph Tuesday.