Traffic for Alexander county

NCDOT Traffic Incidents in Alexander county

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HEAVY TRAFFIC EXPECTED DUE TO THANKSGIVING TRAVEL
 
Motorists in North Carolina can expect heavy traffic due to holiday travel from
Wednesday, November 21st through Sunday, November 25th.
 
Most construction projects along Interstate, U.S., and N.C. routes will be suspended from Tuesday afternoon, November 20th, through Monday morning, November 26th.
Construction on I-85 near Virginia has been completed and all lanes are open in this area.
 
To see traffic conditions from Thanksgiving 2017
 click on the links below and press the play button at the bottom left:
Wednesday before Thanksgiving 2017
Saturday after Thanksgiving 2017
Sunday after Thanksgiving 2017
 
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 Travel Info
Florida - New Jersey Real Time Travel Info
 
North Carolina law requires that all vehicle occupants in the front as well as backseat wear their seat belt. 


I-40 BUSINESS CLOSED IN WINSTON-SALEM

 I-40 Business/US-421 is closed between Peters Creek Parkway (Exit 5-A) and US-52 (Exit 6-A), due to construction.  Motorists in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas can expect heavier than normal traffic volumes on I-40, I-74, open sections of I-40 Business, US-52 and other area roads due to the closure. 

Motorists are encouraged to plan their travel accordingly, including potentially leaving earlier than normal.  Motorists are encouraged to drive safely and obey all posted speed limits.
For more information related to the construction project, detours around the Winston-Salem area, and other traveler information are encouraged to visit the following link to aid in travel planning:
Business 40 Traveler Information
Winston-Salem Business 40 Improvements
Posted: November 20, 2018, 10:16 am