Traffic Updates

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11/24/17, Special Alert for Entire State

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:42:25 -0500


HEAVY TRAFFIC EXPECTED DURING THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

Motorists in North Carolina can expect heavier than usual traffic conditions due to holiday travel from Wednesday, November 22nd through Monday, November 27th.
Most construction projects along Interstate, US, and NC routes will be suspended beginning at 6:00 AM on Tuesday, November 21st, until 8:00 PM on Monday, November 27th.

NCDOT reminds motorists to leave early and to travel during non-peak hours when possible.  North Carolina law requires that all vehicle occupants in the front as well as backseat wear their seat belt.  Motorists are encouraged to drive safely and obey all posted speed limits.

Thanksgiving travel will affect traffic conditions from Wednesday, Nov. 22nd through Monday, Nov. 27th.  To see traffic conditions from Thanksgiving 2016 heavy travel days click on the links below and press the play button at the bottom left:
Wednesday Before Thanksgiving 2016
Saturday After Thanksgiving 2016
Sunday After Thanksgiving 2016

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
 
*Last Updated: 11/24/17 at 11:42 AM

More info on NCDOT.gov.

11/24/17, Peters Creek Parkway A, Night Time Construction, Lane Closed

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:31:30 -0500

In conjuction with the lane closure of eastbound Business 40, traffic on Peters Creek Parkway at Business 40 will be placed in a one lane pattern from 9:00 p.m. to 6 a.m. 
 

More info on NCDOT.gov.

11/24/17, Salem Parkway A, Construction, Lane Closed

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:26:56 -0500

Crews will be closing the inside lane of I-40 Business (Salem Parkway) in each direction near Peters Creek Parkway.  The closure will begin on November 27, 2017 at 9:00 pm and will last for a maximum of 45 days.  The inside lane closure will be in place 24 hours a day and will reduce I-40 Business to one lane at this location.

More info on NCDOT.gov.

11/22/17, I-85 A, Construction, Lane Closed

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 06:55:01 -0500

Various Temporary Lane Closures on I-85 from south of Exit 140 (University Dr) to north of Exit 148 (NC 54) each day for pavement marking operations.



One lane may be closed Monday through Thursday beginning at 9:00 am and opening by 3:30 pm and on Sunday beginning at 9:00 am and opening by 12:00 pm.
 

More info on NCDOT.gov.

11/21/17, I-40 A, Construction, Lane Closed

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:21:39 -0500

Various Temporary Lane Closures on I-40 from west of Exit 140 (University Dr) to west of Exit 148 (NC 54) each day for pavement marking operations.



One lane may be closed Monday through Thursday beginning at 9:00 am and opening by 3:30 pm and on Sunday beginning at 9:00 am and opening by 12:00 pm.

More info on NCDOT.gov.