Traffic Updates

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11/26/15, Special Alert for Entire State

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:07:32 EST


Thanksgiving travel will affect traffic conditions from Wednesday, Nov. 25 through Monday, Nov. 30.  To see traffic conditions from Thanksgiving 2014 heavy travel days click on the links below and press the play button at the bottom left:

Wednesday Before Thanksgiving 2014

Saturday After Thanksgiving 2014

Sunday After Thanksgiving 2014


While the maps cannot predict exact amounts of congestion for this year, you can use them as a guide to better time your travel.


Virginia Thanksgiving Travel Info

I-95 States Real Time Travel Info



NC-12 is closed in Kitty Hawk between Lillian Street and Kitty Hawk Road.
The road is expected to reopen by the end of the year.

* Last updated 11:01 AM  Thursday, November 26, 2015

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9:16 PM, Forsyth County Alert

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:16:03 EST


BB&T Field will be hosting an afternoon football game on Saturday, November 28.  The event is expected to draw a larger crowd to the area with peak traffic surrounding the pre and post game times.  In anticipation of increased traffic volumes surrounding the event, BB&T Field Staff and Winston-Salem DOT will be managing major intersections in the vicinity of the event.

Variable messaging systems along the surrounding highways and roadways will be deployed to advise motorists with parking and traffic information.  Patrons should plan to arrive at least one hour prior to the event start time if possible and carpooling is strongly encouraged.

*Last Updated: 11/27/2015 @ 12:25 PM


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6:21 PM, I-40 E, Congestion

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:21:31 EST

Traffic has returned to a normal pattern near Exit 190 (Hanes Mall Boulevard). 

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3:09 PM, I-40 W, Vehicle Accident, Shoulder Closed

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:09:18 EST

The shoulder has reopened near Exit 219 (Business 85).

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12:49 PM, I-40 W, Vehicle Accident, Shoulder Closed

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:49:57 EST

The median is open.

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