You'll find slow traffic just about everywhere you go on the mainline, courtesy of rain, heavy traffic and a growing list of crashes.

Here is where you'll find the mishaps:

  • Northbound I-35 at County Road 60
  • Northbound 35E at Deerwood Drive
  • Eastbound 694 at the I-35 W interchange
  • Eastbound Crosstown at Lyndale Avenue. There also is one at Gleason Road
  • Southbound 169 at the I-94 interchange in Brooklyn Park
  • Westbound Hwy. 36 at Dale Street
  • Southbound Hwy. 100 at 77th Avenue in Edina

Here are some current travel times:

North metro

Southbound 35W from 95th Avenue to downtown Minneapolis: 45 minutes

Southbound 35E from County H2 to I-94: 28 minutes.

Eastbound Hwy. 10 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 17 minutes

Westbound 694 from 35E to Hwy. 252: 15 minutes. Eastbound is 12 minutes.

West metro

Eastbound 94 from Crow River to 494: 25 minutes

Southbound 494 from 94 down to 394: 15 minutes

Eastbound 394 from 494 to 35W via 94: 14 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 169 from I-94 to Crosstown: 32 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 100 from I-94 to Crosstown: 25 minutes

South metro

Northbound 35W from County 42 to Crosstown: 17 minutes    To downtown Minneapolis: 35 minutes.

Northbound Cedar Avenue from 35E to the Crosstown: 17 minutes

Northbound 35E from County 42 to downtown St. Paul: 30 minutes

Northbound 169 from Canterbury Road to 494: 14 minutes

Eastbound Hwy. 212 from Dell Road to Crosstown: 13 minutes

Westbound 494 from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 100: 20 minutes.  Eastbound 494 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 12 minutes

Westbound Crosstown from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 169: 13 minutes   Eastbound Crosstown from Hwy. 100 to Cedar Avenue: 16 minutes

East metro

Westbound 94 from Manning Avenue to downtown St. Paul: 20 minutes

Westbound 94 from 35E to the Lowry Hill Tunnel: 16 minutes.

Westbound Hwy. 36 from Edgerton Street to 35W: 12 minutes.

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