First Warning Traffic – Friday traffic alerts and weekend tunnel closures

Posted at 6:03 AM, Apr 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-07 08:45:16-04

WIND RESTRICTIONS: Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel

Level two wind restrictions at the CBBT. Wind gusts of 47 MPH. No exterior cargo or anything being towed as well as no motorcycles allowed to cross the bridge tunnel at this time. The CBBT does provide wind assist vans for drivers with exterior cargo.


I-264 East: Berkley Bridge closed Sunday 3:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.

 U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel full closure from Friday, Apr. 7 at 8 p.m. until Saturday night at midnight.

U.S. 58 West: Midtown Tunnel full closure on Sunday morning, Apr. 9. from midnight until 1 a.m. for tide gate testing.

U.S. 58 West: Midtown Tunnel single lane closure Monday and Tuesday, Apr. 10 and 11 from 8 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.

HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY LANE-CLOSURES REPORT April 2, 2017 through April 8, 2017

  • I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County:
    • Segment I: Single-lane closures on Fort Eustis Blvd (VA-105) west at the I-64 interchange for tree trimming work April 3 – 7, from 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Jefferson Avenue: Westbound permanent right-lane closure under I-64 for temporary widening continues. One lane will remain open.
  • I-664, Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel: Single-lane closures overnight as follows on I-664 southbound from 26th Street to Terminal Avenue. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • April 6 and 9 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • April 7-8 from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.
  • Military Highway Continuous Flow Intersection, Norfolk:
  • Military Highway northbound on-ramp to I-64 westbound is closed through April 16. A detour to the Robin Hood Road on-ramp is in place.
  • Alternating single-lane closures April 2-8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • Military Highway between Valley Drive and Lynn Street.
    • Princess Anne Road between Sigmon Street and the intersection of Military Highway.
    • Northampton Boulevard between the intersection of Military Highway and past USAA Drive.
    • Robin Hood Road between Military Highway and Miller Store Road.
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels/Martin Luther King Jr. Freeway: Please check Elizabeth River Tunnels website for the latest closure and detour information regarding the Downtown Tunnel, Midtown Tunnel and the MLK Freeway.