Location:

I-15 between Helena-Exit 192 and Cascade-Exit 256

Road Conditions:

Road conditions as of 8:00 PM MDT on Saturday, August 18 are as follows: dry with the following exception - possible fallen rocks between 0.50 mile north of Seiben-Exit 216 and Junction Montana 68 South-Cascade-Exit 256. Actual road conditions may vary from this report. Motorists are cautioned to be alert to changing conditions.

Construction:

The following construction projects are in effect: chip sealing between Junction US 12 and US 287-Helena-Exit 192 and 0.75 mile north of Cedar Street-Helena-Exit 193 including delays up to 15 minutes and reduced speed limited to 45 MPH (travelers can expect fresh oil, loose gravel, and single lane traffic), chip sealing between Junction US 12 and US 287-Helena-Exit 192 and 0.25 mile south of Cedar Street-Helena-Exit 193 including delays up to 15 minutes and reduced speed limited to 45 MPH (travelers can expect fresh oil and loose gravel), bridge work between 0.75 mile south and 0.25 mile south of Spring Creek-Exit 219 including reduced speed (travelers can expect single lane traffic), and rock work between 1.75 miles north of Spring Creek-Exit 219 and 2.75 miles south of Wolf Creek-Exit 226 including delays up to 20 minutes, reduced speed, and a road closure (travelers can expect single lane closures and single lane traffic).

Restrictions:

The following restriction is in effect: width restriction limited to 12 feet between 1.75 miles north of Spring Creek-Exit 219 and 2.75 miles south of Wolf Creek-Exit 226.

Facilities:

Rest areas along this highway segment are: open northbound at 2.75 miles north of Spring Creek-Exit 219 (services available include truck parking), open southbound at 3 miles north of Spring Creek-Exit 219 (services available include truck parking), open northbound at 0.75 mile south of Dearborn-Exit 240 (services available include truck parking and handicapped accessible), and open southbound at 0.50 mile south of Dearborn-Exit 240 (services available include handicapped accessible).

Weather:

The forecast until 2:00 AM MDT on Sunday, August 19: Skies will be partly clear becoming mostly clear. Visibility will be ten miles. Widely scattered very light rain will be ending. Winds will be 6 mph from the north. Temperatures will range from 64 to 74 F changing to 53 to 59 F.