Placitas Traffic and Road Conditions

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Placitas Traffic Alerts

Title: US 491 northbound and southbound from mile marker 15 to mile marker 42
Description: Speed reduced to 35 mph on US 491 from mile marker 15-42 (from Twin Lakes to Naschitti). Road construction project is not impacting traffic, however speed is reduced for turnouts and traffic ingress/egress on and off of US 491. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2016-12-21 07:40:06.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 07:51:13.719
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 westbound 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: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Allison Road Closure
Description: Allison Road (City of Gallup) will be closed from West Maloney Avenue to Warehouse Drive beginning 2/15/17 until August, 2017 due to roadwork. Please follow detour signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-02-15 12:35:08.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 07:51:13.719
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 564 northbound and southbound from mile marker 2 to mile marker 3
Description: Roadwork on NM 564, mile marker 2 - 3.3 Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions. Northbound lanes will be closed and traffic will be diverted onto the southbound lanes from Manor Drive to Boyd Street. Speed reduced to 35 mph through the work zone. All work will be performed Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:30pm. Project is anticipated to be completed by August 2017. Please drive with caution and reduce speed while travelling through this construction zone as vehicles and personnel are entering and exiting the work zone. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-04-12 12:57:04.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 07:51:13.719
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 395 at mile marker 0
Description: Motorists please be advised that the bridge on NM 395 at mm 0 (Intersection of US 70/380 between Hondo and Tinnie) has a 4 ton weight limit and speed limit has been reduced to 15 MPH until repairs are made.
Post Date: 2017-06-07 08:22:28.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 602 northbound and southbound from mile marker 24 to mile marker 25
Description: Roadwork on NM 602, mile marker 24-25 (south of Gallup). Beginning April 17, 2017, work will include construction sign placement, clearing, bridge placement, and detouring. Project is anticipated to be completed by November 2017. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change. For questions or concerns please contact NMDOT Project Manager Jeremy Madrid at (505)-722-4903
Post Date: 2017-03-28 13:06:26.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 07:51:13.719
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 53 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 66
Description: Crash on NM 53, mile marker 66 (Ice Caves) has one lane open in both directions. Watch for flag personnel to guide traffic through the crash zone. Expect minor delays. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-08-22 11:20:45.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 11:20:45.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 54 from mile marker 100 to mile marker 123 Nogal
Description: NMDOT crews will be mowing on the right-of-way of US 54 from mm 100 to mm 123 (Nogal). Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area. NMDOT contact is Chris Barela (575) 626-7270.
Post Date: 2017-08-22 08:50:42.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 276 to mile marker 282
Description: (Agua Fria) Chip Seal operations. Lane closure -- flagger and pilot car will be moving traffic. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: Tue Jul 11 06:30:20 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-08-04 13:51:53.261
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 from mile marker 7 to mile marker 8
Description: Tunnel rehabilitation work begin on US 82 starting July 13, 2017 between MP 7.1 and MP 7.7; Roadway will be closed to all traffic beginning Sunday 7/16/17 between the hours below: Sunday 8:00PM to Monday 5:00AM Monday 8:00PM to Tuesday 5:00AM Tuesday 8:00PM to Wednesday 5:00AM Wednesday 8:00PM to Thursday 5:00AM Thursday 8:00PM to Friday 5:00AM No work from Friday 5:00AM to Sunday 8:00PM. Completion will be Fall 2017. Please adhere to all construction signing and plan ahead for use of alternative routes. NMDOT Project Manager: Brian J. Torres 575-585-2090/575-626-4278 Kiewit NM Co Superintendent: Ben Longstreet 703-868-7378
Post Date: Thu Jun 29 14:05:38 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-08-16 16:02:23.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 271 southbound and westbound from mile marker 3 to mile marker 23
Description: (Wagon Mound) Road is difficult to travel due to erosion (wash outs) in areas. Please avoid traveling on road if possible. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: Thu Aug 10 17:49:06 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-08-21 09:47:33.0
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: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 118 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 4 to mile marker 5 Manuelito
Description: NM 118 is closed in both directions from mile marker 4-5 (Manuelito) due to damage to the roadway and falling rocks and debris. Please use I-40 as an alternate route. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-02-27 11:15:37.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 07:51:13.719
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 southbound at mile marker 305
Description: (Glorieta) Lane closure set up on passing lane for guardrail repairs between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Please reduce speed and use caution in area.
Post Date: 2017-08-21 10:33:37.0
Update Date: 2017-08-21 10:33:37.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 70 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 185
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: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 at mile marker 107 Hondo
Description: Trucks over 65 foot are prohibited on US 380 between Hondo and Carrizozo. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2017-02-17 08:17:49.0
Update Date: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound 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: 2017-08-22 08:59:41.374
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 498 at mile marker 0
Description: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with BNSF Railway announces the following road closure information for NM 498 "Racetrack Road" at the Doniphan Drive intersection. Construction is scheduled to begin Tuesday June 6th and will be completed June 7th by 5:00 pm. A detour has been put in place for the surrounding areas, motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, watch for construction personnel and use caution.
Post Date: 2017-06-02 10:41:06.0
Update Date: 2017-06-06 07:25:47.0
Expiration Date: unknown
For official NM traffic info visit: New Mexico DOT Traffic Site

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