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Snow forecast to shut Angeles Forest roads

A map shows Angeles Crest Highway, Angeles Forest Highway and Big Tujunga Canyon Road. (Maria Sanchez)

February 17, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
Some roads in the Angeles National Forest will be closed starting at 3 a.m. Tuesday due to a potential for snowfall, The Los Angeles County Public Works Department announced.

The Department will close public access to Angeles Forest Highway from Aliso Canyon Road to Angeles Crest Highway. It will also close Big Tujunga Canyon Road from Angeles Forest Highway to Vogel Flats. Upper Big Tujunga Canyon Road will also be shut from Angeles Forest Highway to Angles Crest Highway.

It is not known exactly how long the closures will last, but they will remain in effect until the storm system has passed and the roads have been inspected.