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Boston Traffic Alerts
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-3 Southbound at Exit(14) Rt-228 (Hingham St/Main St). Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:38 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:39 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-53 Northbound at Franklin St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:37 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:38 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-133 Westbound at Edgewood Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:29 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:37 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-110 Westbound at Old Elm St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:33 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:34 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-127 Northbound at Steep Hill Dr. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:12 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:23 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at US-6 Westbound at Mill St. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:17 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:20 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-3A Both Directions at Plimoth Plantation Acc. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:16 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:18 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-128 Southbound at Grant Cir. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:10 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:18 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at US-20 Westbound at Gentian Holw. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 11:08 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 11:11 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-9 Westbound at Lockland Ave. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:48 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:50 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-9 Both Directions at Rt-126.
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:43 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:45 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-3A Northbound at Essington Dr. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:40 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:41 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-9 Both Directions at Speen St.
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:33 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:38 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-16 Eastbound at Concord St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:23 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:32 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at RT-28 Northbound at Ash St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:25 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:26 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at I-495 Northbound at Exit (14A/B) Rt-1/ Washington St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:11 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:21 pm
Acts of Nature - flooding
Flooding at US-6 Westbound at Rt-118. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 10:07 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 10:18 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-23 Westbound at Gibbs Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 9:42 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 9:45 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at I-95 Northbound at Exit (11A/B) Neponset St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 9:37 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 9:38 pm
Roadway/Traffic - trees / limbs
Trees / Limbs at RT-128 Northbound Standley St to Grapevine Rd. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 22, 2014, 9:36 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 22, 2014, 9:35 pm
source: Massachusetts DOT

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