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Closures & Cancellations

 

 ROAD CLOSURES:

www.511la.org,

 

Road conditions may change as the weather continues Tuesday. Below is a list of roads that may have ice accumulating and may cause a hazard for motorists.

This article will update if and when more road conditions change: ROADS that are OPEN will be labeled as follows :OPEN

Please know that these road conditions may change

Covering Multiple Parishes 

I-10 east and west from the Williams Blvd. exit in Kenner through Lafayette will remain closed through the night.

I-55 north and south will also remain closed from LaPlace to the MS line.

I-12 east and west will remain closed from LA 21 through Baton Rouge.

ACADIA

CROWLEY–  John N John Bridge Overpass is closed due to icy conditions. All other roads are opened.

CALCASIEU PARISH

The I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge is now OPEN in both directions. This bridge, as well as other bridges and overpasses in our area, are subject to closure at any time should conditions warrant.

The I-210 Bridge is now OPEN in both directions due to ice.

The I-10 Westbound exit ramp to I-210 Eastbound is OPEN

IBERIA PARISH

All overpasses on US 90 in Iberia Parish are now OPEN

LA 83 at the Patout Bridge is also OPEN

The following bridges over the Bayou Teche are closed in Iberia Parish:Duperior St, Jefferson St., Patout St., and Lewis St.

US 90 Overpass over LA 675 is OPEN

JEFF DAVIS

The I-10 overpass near US 165 in Jeff Davis Parish,

LAFAYETTE PARISH

LAFAYETTE -Ambassador Caffery Pkwy is closed from Cameron St. to Saul Dr

Pinhook Road is closed in the 1500 block at the bridge near Bendel Road.

Camelia Blvd is OPEN where it crosses the Vermilion River in the 900 block.

I-10 is closed in both directions from I-49 (Lafayette) to Williams Boulevard (Kenner) due to winter weather conditions. Motorists are advised to use I-49, US 190, and US 61 as an alternate route.

The bridges over the Vermilion River Bridge on LA 3073 (Ambassador Caffery) is now OPEN

LA 182 at Pinhook Road Bridge over the Vermilion River is now OPEN

The US 90 Billeaud Overpass in Broussard is now OPEN.

LA 3184 (Abassador Caffery) at US 90 (Cameron Street) Railroad Overpass is now OPEN

DUSON – Duson Police Chief Kip Judice has issued a travel advisory through Wednesday morning due to icing conditions occurring at this time. Only necessary travel is permissible, those driving are urged to use extra caution on the overpasses as these portions of roadways will likely freeze later today and into the night. Additional officers have been dispatched to monitor traffic through tomorrow. Local residents can also expect icing on sidewalks, driveways and steps of homes that are exposed to the elements this will cause a slippery walking surface which could result in falls. Please use caution for the next 24 hours.

SCOTT – Scott Police are asking motorists to stay off the roads if possible. L Provost between Provost & Fenetre remains closed. The bridge on Dulles near Fremont is now closed & barricaded. All other bridges are beginning to ice over but are passable at this time.

Barricades are up at the 6200 block of Cameron Street at the curves. Police are asking motorists detour at Alfred or Apollo to Old Spanish Trail or Delhomme Ave to avoid this area.

ST. LANDRY PARISH

St. Landry Parish Deputies say that between 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm Tuesday afternoon temperature will slide towards the 20’s. Officials are asking that motorists in all parishes North of I-10 stay off of the roadways.

Highway 13 North from the St Landry parish line all the way to the caution light just south of Mamou is considered a dangerous road. Parts of the Duralde Highway West of Highway 13 is also being called a dangerous road due to icy conditions

EUNICE – Soileau Rd off Hwy 13 in the Eunice area is closed due to icy conditions. Hwy 31 at Victoria Loop, Southbound entrance ramp at Judson Walsh, and LA 743 at Kings Truck Stop

OPELOUSAS– At around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018,  an elevated portion of US 190 in front of Tractor Supply in Opelousas has ice and law enforcement is currently working an accident at that location.

Other roads in the parish:

-Soileau Rd off Hwy 13 in the Eunice area, icy.
-Hwy 31 at Victoria Loop
-Southbound entrance ramp at Judson Walsh
-LA 743 at Kings Truck Stop
-LA 10 bridges Washington area – iced over
-LA 10 bridges Melville area – iced over

ST. MARTIN PARISH

Freezing Conditions Already Affecting St. Martin Parish We have received reports of some ice accumulation on 1-10 overpasses and of a traffic crash on I-10. As the temperature continues to drop this evening, road conditions will continue to deteriorate

ST. MARY PARISH

LA DOTD has made the determination to close US Highway 90 east bound and westbound from LA Highway 83 (Baldwin) to the Calumet Cut due to icy road conditions. The alternate route is LA Highway 182. Traffic will be allowed to cross on 90 at the Calumet Cut to access LA Highway 182.

The MORGAN CITY bridge on US 90, over the Atchafalaya River, in Morgan City remains closed. The detour is LA 182.

The following bridges over the Bayou Teche are closed in Iberia Parish:Duperior St, Jefferson St., Patout St., and Lewis St.

US 90 East Bound from LA 318 to LA 317 is now OPEN

FRANKLIN – The city says that icy roads are expected Tuesday evening through Wednesday as temperatures are expected to fall below freezing. For safety reasons and to keep the roadways clear for emergency services please stay off the streets. Take extreme caution if you must drive.

VERMILION PARISH

MAURICE – Police in Maurice say that all bridges that cross the Vermilion river should have ice. They are not closed but officials ask that motorists drive slowly when crossing.

KAPLAN – Kaplan Police strongly recommend that motorists stay off the roads if possible. Officers are slipping upon answering calls due to the ice.

LA 14 Bypass Bridge is now OPEN

The Little Prairie Bridge on LA 82 in Vermilion Parish is now OPEN

The Perry Bridge on LA 82 in Vermilion Parish is now OPEN

ABBEVILLE -The bypass bridge on Verteran’s Memorial Drive in Abbeville is now OPEN

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DOTD released this list of roads closed in the state at 9:30 pm Tuesday evening for the entire state of Louisiana:

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development would like to remind people to only drive if they must. Traveling is discouraged due to the winter weather conditions.

Conditions are changing rapidly and additional roads will be closed throughout the night. Check 511la.org for latest information.

The following state roads are closed:

Bienville Parish:
LA 154 at Grice Rd. and Lakeview Circle closed
HWY 80 at Pete Lyons Rd. and Taylor Church Rd.

Bossier Parish:
I- 220 E at Exit 1B-1C; I-20; LA 3132 and Exit 17B; I-20 closed
HWY 154 at Grice Rd. and Lakeview Circle closed
HWY 3 at 1st St. closed
BENTON RD at Burns Drive and Fuller St. closed

Caddo Parish:
I- 220 E at Exit 1B-1C; I-20; LA 3132 and Exit 17B; I-20 closed
I- 49 N at Exit 206; I-20 and Exit 201: Inner Loop Expressway; LA 3132 closed
I-49 at Exit 215; LA 1 and Arkansas State Line closed

Calcasieu Parish:
I- 10 at Exit 29: North Lake Shore Drive and Exit 27 closed
I- 210 at Exit 1A-1B; I-10 and Exit 6A; LA 385 closed

East Baton Rouge Parish:
I-110 from I-10 to Scenic Hwy.
I-10 W at I-110
I-10 W at Highland

Grant Parish:
Hwy 8 at LA 1 and LA 1200 Thompson Rd. closed

Iberville Parish:
I 10 at Exit 103A-103B; I-49; US 167 and Exit 139: Bayou Rd.; Sidney Rd.; LA 77 closed

Lafayette Parish:
E I-10 at Exit 103A-103B; I-49; US 167 and Exit 139: Bayou Rd.; Sidney Rd. closed

Ouachita Parish:
I-20 E at Exit 116B: Jackson St. ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 117A: Jackson St.; Hall St. ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 116B: Jackson St. ramp closed
US 165 at Wood St. closed
I-20 E at Exit 116A: Coleman Ave. ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 116A: Coleman Ave. and Exit 115: Stella St.; LA 34 ramp closed
DESIARD ST at South First Street and N. Grand St. closed
I-20 E at Exit 117A: Jackson St.; Hall St. LA 15 and Exit 117C: Quachita Avenue; US 165B ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 116B: Jackson St. and Exit 117A: Jackson St.; Hall St.; LA 15 ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 116A: Coleman Ave. and Exit 116B: Jackson St. ramp closed
I-20 E at Exit 120: Garrett Rd. and Exit 118A-118B; US 165 ramp closed

Point Coupee Parish: 
LA HWY 10 – James Audubon Bridge closed

St. Landry Parish: 
I-49 at Exit 19A-19B; US 190 and Exit 23; LA 744; US 167 closed
I-10 at Exit 103A-103B; I-49; US 167 and Exit 139: Bayou Rd.; Sidney Rd.; LA 77 St. Martin closed
Hwy 1 S at I-10 Phillip’s Lane closed
I-10 at Exit 151: Lobdell Highway closed