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Last updated: 5:44 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2015


Traveler Notice

Four lanes I-5 Seattle/Shoreline closed Tuesday night: Up to four right lanes of southbound I-5 from SR 104/Northeast 205th Street to Northeast 117th Street will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for electrical and permanent striping work.

Daytime Closures

US 2 Gold Bar: Westbound US 2 traffic will be shifted to the eastbound turn lane from about 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for grinding and paving work.

I-5 Bellingham: The on-ramp from Samish Way to southbound I-5 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for guardrail repair. A signed detour will be in place.

SR 9 Deming: A single lane of SR 9 near Rutsatz Road will be closed from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for bridge inspection. Traffic will be flagged through.

SR 20 Burlington: Drivers should expect periodic lane closures on SR 20 from Gardner Road to Trail Road from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for paving work. This work is weather dependent.

SR 20 Sedro-Woolley: Drivers should expect periodic lane closures on SR 9 at SR 20 from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for paving work. This work is weather dependent.

SR 99 Shoreline: Left and right turns will not be allowed along northbound SR 99/Aurora Avenue North between the YMCA and North 200th Street until further notice. A temporary local access road must be used to reach any business or residence on the east side of Aurora.

SR 164 Auburn: One lane of SR 164/Auburn Way South/Auburn-Enumclaw Road Southeast between Hemlock Street Southeast and Southeast 408th Street may be closed from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for utility and electrical work. Flaggers will alternate traffic in the open lane.

SR 522 Monroe:

  • A single lane of eastbound SR 522 from the Snohomish River Bridge to U.S. 2 will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a variety of road work.
  • A single lane of westbound SR 522 from U.S. 2 to the Snohomish River Bridge will be closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a variety of road work.

SR 530 Arlington: Drivers should expect lane closures on SR 530 near Montague Creek from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for paving work. Traffic control will be in place.

SR 542 Bellingham: Drivers should expect periodic lane closures on SR 542 near Squalicum Lake Road from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for road work.

Nighttime Closures

I-5 Ferndale: A single lane in each direction of I-5 near Main Street will be closed from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for bridge painting.

I-5 Mount Vernon:

  • A single lane of southbound I-5 from Joe Leary Slough to SR 538 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. for paving work.
  • The ramps at George Hopper Road and northbound and southbound I-5 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for paving work. A detour will be in place.
  • The ramps at College Way and northbound and southbound I-5 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for paving work. A detour will be in place.

I-5 Seattle/Shoreline:

  • Up to four right lanes of southbound I-5 from SR 104/Northeast 205th Street to Northeast 117th Street will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for electrical and permanent striping work.
  • The Northeast 175th Street on-ramp to southbound I-5 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for permanent striping work.
  • The southbound I-5 off-ramp to SR 523/Northeast 145th Street will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for permanent striping work.

I-5 Tukwila: The southbound I-5 off-ramps to Southcenter Boulevard and SR 518/Sea-Tac Airport will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for paving work.

SR 18 Auburn: One lane of eastbound SR 18 at the Green River (Neeley) Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. for platform installation work.

SR 20 Anacortes/Oak Harbor: Drivers should expect lane closures in both directions of SR 20 from Frostad Road to Sharpes Corner from 7:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. for lane striping and rumble strip work.

SR 167 Auburn:

  • One lane of southbound SR 167 from South 277th Street to 15th Street Northwest will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for guardrail work.
  • The southbound SR 167 off-ramp to Ellingson Road will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for lighting work.

I-405 Bellevue to Kirkland:

  • Up to three lanes of southbound I-405 between Northeast 124th Street and Northeast 85th Street will close starting at 7 p.m. for shot abrasion work. The first lane will open at 4 a.m. and all lanes will be open by 5 a.m.
  • For other lane and ramp closures, please see our Construction Update Report.

SR 513 Seattle: The left lane of southbound SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East at SR 520 will be closed from 3 a.m. to 6 a.m. for concrete placement work.

SR 518 Tukwila: The 51st Avenue South on-ramp to westbound SR 518 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for paving work.

SR 522 Bothell: The eastbound and westbound SR 522 on-ramps to southbound I-405 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for paving work.


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