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What’s Happening Now in the Puget Sound Area

Last updated: 5:10 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015


Traveler Notice

The eastbound I-90 HOV ramp to I-405 is closed around the clock for eight weeks for construction work. More details: http://1.usa.gov/1FrWNMu

A long-term emergency lane closure on SR 542/Mt. Baker Highway east of Maple Falls is now in effect. More details: http://1.usa.gov/1KBzeCw

For the latest travel information,
check out our Seattle Area Traffic webpage.

Daytime Closures 

Check back after 7 a.m. Friday for an update on daytime closures.


Nighttime Closures 

I-5 Seattle: Up to two right lanes of northbound I-5 from South Spokane Street to South Columbian Way will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for pavement maintenance work.

I-5 Seattle/Shoreline:

  • Up to four lanes of northbound I-5 from Northeast 145th Street to Northeast 175th Street will be closed from 7:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. for concrete roadway grinding.
  • Up to three lanes of southbound I-5 from Northeast 175th Street to Northeast 145th Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for sign and barrier work.

I-405 Bellevue to Lynnwood: For all lane and ramp closures on I-405 from Bellevue to Lynnwood, please see our Construction Update Report.

SR 520 Seattle: The right lane of westbound SR 520 from the west highrise to SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. for work trestle deliveries.

SR 522 Monroe: A single lane in each direction of SR 522 from the Snohomish River Bridge to U.S. 2 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for traffic loop installation.

SR 529 Everett: Southbound SR 529 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. for bridge work. Drivers will follow a signed detour. The southbound I-5 exit to SR 529 will also be closed.


Special Events

Pac-12 Women's Basketball Tournament: Games: 11:30 a.m., 2 p.m., 6 p.m., 8:30 p.m. All at KeyArena.

University of Washington Men's Basketball: 6 p.m., Alaska Airlines Arena.

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