A pocket of slow traffic has developed on eastbound 694 from Boone Avenue past a crash on the left shoulder at County Road 81 in Brooklyn Park.

A wreck on southbound 35W at 95th Avenue has cleared. Traffic is still crammed from 95th to County Road I. Ahead, look for dropping speeds from Johnson Street to Hennepin Avenue in Minneapolis.

Westbound Hwy. 36 is still trying to recover from an earlier wreck at Snelling Avenue. Traffic is creeping along from Hwy. 61 to 35W.

Northbound 35W and Hwy. 169 slow south of the Minnesota River bridges while Crosstown is seeing off and on congestion in both directions between Hwy. 169 and 35W.

Here are some current travel times:

North metro

Southbound 35W from Lexington Avenue to downtown Minneapolis: 30 minutes

Southbound 35E from County 96 to I-94: 13 minutes.

Eastbound Hwy. 10 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 12 minutes

Westbound 694 from 35E to Hwy. 252: 19 minutes. Eastbound is 11 minutes.

West metro

Eastbound 94 from Crow River to 494: 15 minutes

Southbound 494 from 94 down to 394: 11 minutes

Eastbound 394 from 494 to 35W via 94: 11 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 169 from I-94 to Crosstown: 30 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 100 from I-94 to Crosstown: 30 minutes

South metro

Northbound 35W from County 42 to Crosstown: 15 minutes    To downtown Minneapolis: 25 minutes.

Northbound Cedar Avenue from McAndrews Road to the Crosstown: 14 minutes

Northbound 35E from County 42 to downtown St. Paul: 22 minutes

Northbound 169 from Canterbury Road to 494: 15 minutes

Eastbound Hwy. 212 from Dell Road to Crosstown: 9 minutes

Westbound 494 from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 100: 11 minutes.  Eastbound 494 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 8 minutes

Westbound Crosstown from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 169: 13 minutes   Eastbound Crosstown from Hwy. 169 to Cedar Avenue: 8 minutes

East metro

Westbound 94 from Manning Avenue to downtown St. Paul: 14 minutes

Westbound 94 from 35E to the Lowry Hill Tunnel: 14 minutes.

Westbound Hwy. 36 from Edgerton Street to 35W: 17 minutes.

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