Just passable due to snow on A171 High Street in both directions between Station Lane and A165 Coastal Road.
The whole of the A171 between Whitby and Scarborough is affected due to drifting snow in the area.
Many vehicles are stuck on various stretches of the road.
Police are advising it is only passible for 4x4 drivers.
Other drivers should find alternatives.
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