Updated Holiday Travel Forecast!
Expect lots of travelers on I-70 during this timeframe! Light snow is expected Saturday night into Sunday.
Tues, Dec 26-Moderate westbound volumes are likely all day. The heaviest traffic is likely to occur from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Eastbound traffic is possible from 2:00-7:00 p.m.
Wed, Dec 27- Expect heavy westbound traffic from 6:00-Noon, with peak delays around 8:00 a.m. Eastbound delays are likely in the 2:00-7:00 p.m. timeframe.
Thurs, Dec 28-Be prepared for westbound slowing 6:00-11:00 a.m. Last year eastbound, traffic started at 2:00 p.m., peaked around 5:00 and ended about 7:00 p.m.
Fri, Dec 29- Anticipate westbound slowing 6:00-11:00 a.m. and eastbound traffic in the 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. timeframe.
Sat, Dec 30- Expect congestion westbound 6:00 a.m. until early afternoon. Eastbound volumes will be high from early afternoon and until around 6:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 31- Be prepared for moderate to heavy traffic in BOTH westbound and eastbound directions today. Last year westbound, traffic started at 2 p.m. and increased up until 9 p.m. Last year eastbound, delays began at Noon and steadily increased until 9 p.m. There is a chance for light snow this day.
Mon, Jan 1- This will be a big travel day. Anticipate westbound slowing up until Noon, and eastbound delays could begin by 1:00 p.m. and continue through early evening.
Tues, Jan 2-Eastbound traffic is possible from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Happy Holidays from GoI70.com and the I-70 Coalition!
*The GoI70.com Travel Forecast is based on historical data, along with an estimation of how weather, construction, public events and other factors might impact travel.