Location:

I-15 between Great Falls-Exit 280 and Conrad-Exit 339

Road Conditions:

Road conditions as of 4:45 PM MDT on Friday, July 10 are as follows: dry. 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: paving between Junction US 87 North-Great Falls-Exit 280 and Emerson Junction-Exit 282 including delays up to 15 minutes, a detour, flaggers present, reduced speed limited to 45 MPH, and a road closure (travelers can expect loose gravel, rough road surface, single lane traffic, and single lane closures) and chip sealing between 1 mile north of Collins Road-Exit 321 and Junction Montana Secondary 365-Brady-Exit 328 including reduced speed limited to 35 MPH (travelers can expect single lane closures, loose gravel, and rough road surface). Motorcycles should consider alternate route.

Restrictions:

The following restrictions are in effect: width restriction limited to 15 feet between Junction US 87 North-Great Falls-Exit 280 and Emerson Junction-Exit 282 and width restriction limited to 16 feet between 1 mile north of Collins Road-Exit 321 and Junction Montana Secondary 365-Brady-Exit 328.

Facilities:

Rest areas along this highway segment are: open northbound at 2.25 miles south of Collins Road-Exit 321 (services available include handicapped accessible), open southbound at 2.25 miles south of Collins Road-Exit 321 (services available include handicapped accessible), and open northbound at Junction Interstate 15 Business Route-Conrad-Exit 339 (services available include truck parking and handicapped accessible).

Weather:

The forecast until 11:00 PM MDT on Friday, July 10: Skies will be partly cloudy becoming clear. Visibility will be ten miles. No precipitation is expected. Winds will be 14 mph gusting to 23 mph from the west changing to 4 mph from the west-northwest. Temperatures will range from 72 to 76 F changing to 56 to 60 F.