MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG)
8:25 a.m. Well the weather hasn’t been that Pleasant this morning so far traffic actually hasn’t been too bad. We’re still looking good crossing the Bayway and Causeway right now and no problems through either of the tunnels. In Mobile some fender-benders Halls Mill Road at the West I 65 Service Road South. Also Wards Lane at Schillinger Road and Schillinger at Old Shell. No problems though coming down I-65. In Pensacola we’ve got an accident North W Street and Marcus Pointe Boulevard (we also had an earlier traffic light out at that intersection). With the President coming to town this evening will be road closures in downtown Pensacola, for a full list go to wkrg.com
7:55 a.m. Even though the weather conditions aren’t that great to begin your Friday morning, looks like you’re commutes moving along pretty well. No accidents or delays on the bayway or Causeway; normal traffic volume there as people are watching their speed. Looking good to the tunnels as well. Mobile police workina a couple fender-benders Airport Boulevard between McGregor and Bellevue also an accident on hallsferry there at Schillinger Road North.
7:30 a.m. It appears with this morning’s nasty driving conditions that people have headed the warning and slowed down because traffic is actually moving along pretty well to start off your Friday. We’re accident free right now in Mobile according to Mobile police and Alabama Highway Patrol. No major trouble spots to tell you to avoid, of course careful through those school zones for the Bayway and Causeway looks good. In Pensacola the traffic light is out there Marcus Point Boulevard at North W Street in an accident has occurred there as well so avoid that intersection Lillian Highway and North 65th Avenue and fender bender there.
6:55 a.m. Good morning! A wet and chilly start for your Friday so if you can leave a few minutes early. But so far the Bayway and Causeway look pretty good without any major accidents or delays. Traffic volume is really starting to pick up out here. The good news is so far this morning even with the nasty conditions we’re accident-free through Mobile according to Mobile Police and Alabama Highway Patrol. On the Panhandle you’ve got an accident Lillian Highway at North 61st Avenue and the traffic light is out there treat that as a four-way stop at Marcus Pointe Boulevard at North W Street
6:30 a.m. A wet and chilly start for your Friday morning commutes but we’re moving along pretty well on the Bayway and Causeway so far. We do have a broken down car the eastbound Lanes of the Cochrane Bridge (actually on the bridge). Mobile police trying to get that moved. Right now in Mobile no accidents to report according to Highway Patrol or Mobile police. In Pensacola we’ve got a trouble spot Lillian Highway and North 61st Avenue and the traffic light is out there at Marcus Point Boulevard at North W Street so treat that as a four-way stop.
6:05 a.m. Not ideal driving conditions as you wake up and get out on the roadways here on this Friday morning . It’s pretty nasty to be honest; cold and wet. So if you can, leave a little early. The good news is so far we’re moving along pretty well crossing the Bayway with no problems. No issues through either of the tunnels. In Mobile, Mobile Police trying to clear an earlier accident at Airport at Dawes. No problems through Baldwin County. On the Panhandle one problem with the traffic light out at the intersection of Marcus Pointe Boulevard at North W Street but no accidents at this time.
5:55 a.m. Kind of a nasty start on the roadways here for your early Friday morning commute. Pretty wet and cold out here so use some caution. If you can leave a couple minutes early but we’re moving along pretty well crossing the Bayway and Causeway right now with no trouble. No problems right now through either of the tunnels. Mobile Police on the scene of a fender bender at Airport at Dawes Road. In Pensacola an accident North Blue Angel Parkway at Saufley Field Road (it’s just a fender bender), Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene. The traffic light is still out there and Marcus Pointe Boulevard at North W Street so treat that is a four-way stop.
5:30 a.m. Quite a chilly and wet start to begin your Friday morning commute so use extra caution as you head out the door this morning. We’re moving along pretty well crossing the Bayway and Causeway right now. In Mobile, one fender bender Airport at Dawes being worked by Mobile Police but no other trouble spots. Looking good throughout Baldwin County. In Pensacola we’ve got an accident North Blue Angel Parkway at Saufley Field Road and the traffic light is out at the intersection of Marcus Pointe Boulevard at North W Street (treat that as a four-way stop).
5:06 a.m. A very wet and cold start for your Friday morning commute if you need to get out on the roadway so in the next few minutes but with that, we’re still moving along pretty well through the Mobile area. No problems on the Bayway or Causeway without any accidents. No problems through the tunnels and both Mobile police in Alabama Highway Patrol reporting no accidents. On the Panhandle we have a traffic light out there at the intersection of Marcus Pointe Boulevard at North W Street. And Florida Highway Patrol working a fender bender and North Blue Angel Parkway at Saufley Field Road.