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9:49 AM, Special Alert for Entire State

Mon, 29 May 2017 09:49:21 EST


Motorists in North Carolina can expect heavier than usual traffic conditions due to holiday travel from Friday, May 26th through Monday, May 29th. 
Motorists should also anticipate major travel delays along I-85 near the North Carolina-Virginia State line due to long-term construction and seek an alternate route.
NCDOT reminds motorists to leave early and to travel during non-peak hours when possible. Motorists should drive safely, obey all posted speed limits and refrain from texting while driving.

 To see traffic conditions from Memorial Day Weekend 2016 click on a link below and press the play button at the bottom left
Memorial Day Friday  2016 and Memorial Day Monday 2016
You can grab the map to move around and zoom in and out to get a better look. 

While the maps from 2016 cannot predict exact amounts of congestion for this year, you can use them as a guide to better time your travel.

Information last updated 5/29/17 at 9:49 AM

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05/26/17, Millingport Rd A, Construction, Road Closed with Detour

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:40:08 EST

Road will be closed with detour, due to construction.

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05/23/17, Yank Rd. A, Maintenance, Road Closed with Detour

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:05:51 EST

Bridge Maintenance is replacing a large deteriorated crossline pipe with a new one. 

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05/22/17, Bethany Rd A, Maintenance, Road Closed with Detour

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:15:41 EST

Crews will be closing Bethany Rd to replace bridge deck and I-beams on bridge.

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05/09/17, Williamson Street A, Construction, Lanes Closed

Tue, 09 May 2017 08:42:30 EST

Due to a construction project there will be lane closures at various times in order to construct an onsite detour. The onsite detour is in order to maintain traffic and replace structure 228 in Montgomery County on Williamson Street, North of Troy. Construction is anticipated to take 120 calendar days in order to complete the project. Construction is anticipated to begin May 15, 2017 and be completed by September 11, 2017.

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