Southbound 494 is crammed up from the Fish Lake Interchange down to Hwy. 55. That trip is 15 minutes.
Eastbound Hwy. 55 is very slow from Hwy. 101 over to 494. It's 28 minutes to reach I-94 in Minneapolis.
The typical congestion is forming on the Crosstown in both directions from Hwy. 100 to 35W. That is 10 to 12 minutes.
Eastbound 394 is now 13 minutes from 494 to downtown Minneapolis.