TDOT crews treating roads, ready for winter weather

TDOT crews treating roads, ready for winter weather

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The Tennessee Department of Transportation says its crews are out across East Tennessee treating the roadways as snow continues to fall.

As of 8 a.m. here are the roadway conditions in the region: 

Greene County – Flurries, roadways covered, crews pulled back to run interstate and 4 lanes, air temp mid-upper 20s, pavement temp lower 20s.

Hamblen – Flurries, roadways covered, crews pulled back to run interstate and 4 lanes, air temp mid-upper 20s, pavement temp lower 20s.

Hancock – Light snow, roadways covered, crews running routes, air temp mid-upper 20s, pavement temp lower 20s.

Hawkins – Snow, roadways covered, crews pulled back to run 11W, and south or Rogersville to interstate, air temp mid-upper 20s, pavement temp lower 20s.

I-81 Greene/Hamblen – Trucks still running from the 8 to the 50.  Working on the second lane in Hamblen, about to get one lane clear in Greene.

DISTRICT 18:

Knox - Snowing, roads snow covered  ,Crews  treating ,  Temp 27,

Sevier - Snowing, roads snow covered, Crews  treating , Temp 27,°

Union - Snowing, roads snow  covered,  Crews treating ,  Temp 26°,

Anderson - Snowing, roads snow covered , Motorist use caution. Crews treating 30°,

Cocke - All roads TRAVEL NOT ADVISED,  Snow and Ice covered,  Temp 26

Grainger - All roads TRAVEL NOT ADVISED,  Snow and Ice covered, Temp 25 

Jefferson - All roads TRAVEL NOT ADVISED,  Snow and Ice covered,   Temp 27

 

DISTRICT 19

Campbell County - Heavy snow, I-75 and state routes. roads covered, Crews are out  salting and plowing roads, USE CAUTION .

Claiborne County – Heavy snow, roads covered, Crews are out  salting and plowing roads. USE CAUTION.

Scott County – Snow, roads snow  covered, Crews are out  salting and plowing roads. USE CAUTION.

Roane County – Snowing, All State Routes and I-40 are snow covered, I-40 (Rockwood Mtn) VERY SLICK USE CAUTION, Crews are out treating and plowing roadways.

Monroe County – Snowing, SR165 in TSIS as Hazardous, All other State Routes and I-75 in TSIS as Caution, Crews are out treating and plowing roadways.

Morgan County – Snowing, All State Routes in TSIS as Caution,  Crews are out treating and plowing roadways.  

Loudon County – Snowing, All State Routes and I-40 and I-75 in TSIS as Caution, Crews are out treating and plowing roadways.

Blount County – Snowing, All State Routes in TSIS as Caution, Crews are out treating and plowing roadways.

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