High winds are affecting traffic yet again as Colorado State Patrol has issued a closure alert Monday morning (Jan 6).

According to the tweet, Colorado State Patrol of Larimer County warned that from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, all northbound vehicles will be required to exit at Owl Canyon Road near Wellington due to "excessive winds".

Those traveling to Wyoming are asked to use Highway 287.

For more information, head to CSP's twitter feed for hour-by-hour updates.

Highway 85 is now closed to all high-profile and empty trailer vehicles at Nunn.