Since there are quite a few of you heading south to Olympia on Saturday, PLEASE BE AWARE OF TRAFFIC CONDITIONS on I-5 this weekend and plan your trip accordingly!
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Drivers who cannot avoid I-5 in Olympia at these times are advised to:
- Consider traveling through the area before 10 a.m. or after 8 p.m.
- Stay informed by checking WSDOT traffic alerts webpage, following WSDOT’s regional Twitter account and calling 5-1-1.
- Expect considerable delays with miles of stop-and-go traffic.
- Be prepared: Have a full tank of gas, have diversionary games for children traveling in the car, and pack patience.
- Allow plenty of extra time to reach travel destinations.