Highland Council winter road condition reports for 24 December 2012.
The Highland Council’s snow clearing / gritting route policies and area maps are online for 2012/13 at http://www.highland.gov.uk/gritting.htm.
Road condition and gritting treatment reports by The Highland Council’s, Transport, Environmental and Community Services for the morning of Monday 24 December 2012 are as follows:
South Sutherland and East Ross
U2126 Rosehall to Inveroykel (minor link-road) re-opened at 11am. Posted: 24/12/2012 11:33
Ross and Cromarty
All routes in west put on hold, except the Fain and Gorstan - Achnasheen which were checked with no problems. Most main and high routes checked in east but although low temps there were no problems. Posted: 24/12/2012 09:53
Caithness and North Sutherland
No action temps higher than forecast. Posted: 24/12/2012 09:06
Grey frost patches on high ground. Treating priority 1 and 2 high routes.
Posted: 24/12/2012 08:50
Badenoch and Strathspey
Grey frost patches particularly in the north of the area. Treating priority 1 and 2 routes and some priority 3's in the North. Posted: 24/12/2012 08:48
Road surface temperatures low on all roads. Patrolling priority 1's and 2's with loaded gritters. Posted: 24/12/2012 06:12
Skye and Lochalsh
Patrol stood down 06:00. Road surface temperatures higher than forecast. Posted: 24/12/2012 06:08.