Espanola Traffic and Road Conditions

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Espanola Traffic Alerts

Title: New Mexico 456 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 Folsom to mile marker 58
Description: Seasonal closure due to harsh winter conditions often experienced in areas throughout northeast New Mexico. All closing and opening dates are subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Post Date: Wed Nov 22 12:59:56 MST 2017
Update Date: 2018-02-13 07:47:42.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 at mile marker 43.
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. THIS IS A PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2017-05-17 14:04:16.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 498 at mile marker 0
Description: Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) will begin bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction. NM 498 will be closed during construction. All traffic will be detoured to Sunland Park Drive, Futurity Drive and NM 273 (McNutt Road). Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by summer 2018.
Post Date: 2017-10-31 07:53:39.0
Update Date: 2018-02-16 06:47:08.923
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 from mile marker 185 to mile marker 223 Tres Piedras
Description: US 64 - Tierra Amarilla to Tres Piedras - ROAD CLOSED - Road will be closed due to blizzard conditions and inclement weather. Seek Alternate Route. Further information will be updated as it becomes available.
Post Date: Tue Feb 20 15:03:39 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-02-20 15:04:10.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 176 from mile marker 10 to mile marker 20
Description: NMDOT crews will begin hand patching maintenance on NM 176 from mm 10 to mm 20 (Lea). Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures with traffic control. Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area. NMDOT contact is Freddie Ragain (575) 626-7894.
Post Date: 2018-02-20 08:46:58.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 434 from mile marker 34 Angel Fire to mile marker 36 (BLINKING LIGHT).
Description: (Angel Fire to US 64 Jct) High winds and blowing snow. Roads are snow packed and may become icy in spots as temperature drops. Crew is out -- please stay 70' behind plow. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes. ​
Post Date: Tue Feb 20 05:57:28 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:25:07.858
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 54 from mile marker 69 to mile marker 79 Tularosa.
Description: Construction is underway between MP 69.56 and 78.16 between Alamogordo and Tularosa on US 54/70. Construction will consist of roadway reconstruction, concrete box culvert reconstruction and channel erosion mitigation. Work will be done various locations with in the project limits. Detours are in place with traffic being switched to the North Bound lanes around the area of Dog Ranch Road MP 75 and 11 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTIONS are in place for the traffic detour. The Speed Limit is reduced to 45 MPH with DOUBLE FINE ZONE applying to the Construction Work Zones. Motorists should obey all construction signing and watch for construction personnel and equipment. A 12 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION is in place for the entire project and all Wide and Oversized Loads should seek an alternate route. Project is scheduled to be finished in the Fall of 2019. Brian J Torres NMDOT Project Manager 575-585-2090/575-626-4278 Brian Wanner Mountain States Constructors 505-506-4386
Post Date: Thu Feb 15 13:35:13 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-02-15 13:35:51.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 41 from mile marker 46 to mile marker 55
Description: Roadwork - NM 41 Clark Hill to Galisteo - Roadway reconstruction for 9.322 miles on NM 41. This project is on winter suspension as of December 22nd. There are no traffic impacts at this time. The contractor will resume construction in spring of 2018. This project is scheduled to be completed November of 2018; weather permitting.
Post Date: 2017-11-09 08:44:22.0
Update Date: 2018-02-13 14:46:01.282
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 79 (NM 605/MILAN)
Description: East and westbound I-40 at mile marker 79 (Milan) will be reduced to one lane in each direction beginning August 1, 2017 due to bridge work. Speed will be reduced to 55mph through the work zone. All work will be performed weekdays from 7am to 5:30pm. This project is expected to be complete in February, 2018.
Post Date: 2017-08-03 15:13:15.0
Update Date: 2018-02-19 08:19:15.718
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 at mile marker 16 Cloudcroft
Description: US 82 between Cloudcroft and Alamogordo descends 5,000 feet in 16 miles! STEEP GRADES, NUMEROUS TIGHT TURNS AND ONE TUNNEL. Trucks without retarder brakes and/or longer than 65 feet in length are PROHIBITED on this section of US 82. Consider using an alternate route - US 62/180 or US 70. THIS IS A PERMANENT ALERT. (lc).
Post Date: 2015-10-25 15:29:32.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 124 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 8
Description: CMV's and other high profile vehilces are PROHIBITED on NM 124 from mile marker 0-8 (from Exit 96 at McCartys to Exit 89 at Skyway) due to low 13' clearance of concrete box culvert and no turn-around space. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-03-25 21:55:09.0
Update Date: 2018-02-19 08:19:15.718
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 24 from mile marker 42 to mile marker 43.
Description: Construction Closure NMDOT Bridge Crew will be constructing a low water crossing on NM 24 south of Dunken at mm 42.9 beginning Monday, January 29, 2018. Construction will close both driving lanes and is expected to be complete February 28, 2018. Detours will be in place on the shoulders at this location for traffic to pass around the closure. Motorists should reduce their speed, obey all posted signs and watch for Personnel and Equipment in this area. NMDOT Contact Danny Davis 575-626-7867.
Post Date: 2018-01-29 08:07:05.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 18 northbound from mile marker 7 to mile marker 9 Jal, right lane closed.
Description: Motorists please be advised that the Northbound right lane of NM 18 from mm 7.7 to mm 8.5 (Jal) will be CLOSED as contractors replace water lines. Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: 2018-01-22 10:14:16.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 38 from mile marker 3 to mile marker 16
Description: NM 38 - Questa - Roads are wet. As temperatures drop roads may become icy. Crews have salted and sanded.
Post Date: Mon Feb 19 22:22:54 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-02-20 15:40:19.0
Expiration Date: Wed Feb 21 15:39:05 MST 2018
Title: US 54 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 225 to mile marker 242 Newkirk. , right shoulder, and left shoulder closed.
Description: (Santa Rosa-south) Shoulder will be closed as various locations throughout the project. Operation 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition change.
Post Date: 2018-02-19 07:31:09.0
Update Date: 2018-02-19 07:31:09.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 161 at mile marker 1
Description: (Buena Vista area) Roadway is shady and maybe snow packed and icy in spots. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. This event will remain in place until Spring 2018.
Post Date: Mon Feb 12 15:11:44 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-02-16 12:45:40.021
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 70 at mile marker 184.
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2016-06-06 10:05:20.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 at mile marker 66 Carrizozo.
Description: Trucks over 65 foot are prohibited on US 380 between Carrizozo and Hondo. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2017-01-06 12:52:40.0
Update Date: 2018-02-20 09:14:43.68
Expiration Date: unknown
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