Category Archives: Important Updates

9pm update

— 9pm UPDATE: Tropical watches, warnings dropped for Hampton Roads, North Carolina.Read More

8:30pm

–8pm: URGENT, SHARE WITH T-MOBILE USERS: There appears to be an issue with T-Mobile phones. They’re unable to make/receive calls, including to 911. VA Beach has text to 911 capabilities. If you have T-Mobile and a need for emergency response, SEND A TEXT MESSAGE to 911.Read More

7:30pm

— City of Virginia Beach warns: Flood Water might be poopy water. Stormwater runoff may contain fecal material associated bacteria and viruses. Do not allow children or pets to play in it. The Virginia Dept. of Health offers these tips for being safe around floodwaters: click here for moreRead More

6:23 — FROM HRT Regular transit service resumes on Saturday. Thank you all for your patience. Hope everyone faired the storm OK. Please expect some detours and minor delays tomorrow due to residual flooding and debris.Read More

5:36PM – The EB Midtown tunnel has reopened.  It was closed earlier this afternoon for potential flooding issues.Read More

4:55PM – DO NOT enter a flooded area in your vehicle.  Multiple vehicles stalled around Hampton Roads. If you are away from your home and wondering if you’ll have power when you get home, click hereRead More

4:35PM – LUKE BRYAN SHOW NOT CANCELLED.  Sunday’s concert is still on.  Tickets at Livenation.com.  Check back here or listen to 97-3 The Eagle for any new concert announcements!  The forecast for Sunday looks GREAT! Standing water in Norfolk – Exit from 264EB to City Hall Blocked All Lanes at 58 EB to the Midtown…Read More

4:22 – City of Newport News Rescheduling the southeast community day parade tomorrow. Standing water WB I-264 at MM8 in Norfolk.  No lanes closed but be advisedRead More

Traffic Update

4pm — High Tide hits at 4pm today.  This surge of water can cause damaging floods. Exit Ramp at EB264 on to Tidewater SHUTDOWN All Lanes of 58 EB Blocked due to flooding to the midtown roads HAMPTON  Impassable roads in the Fox Hill Neighborhood.  Police stopping traffic at Beach Road and Dandy Point Road…Read More

Dorian Updates

— 1:45p: VDot says starting as early as 2 p.m. today a POTENTIAL temporary closure on I-64 east and west at the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (HRBT) could be in place, requiring motorists to plan ahead and seek alternate routes. — 12:20p: Flooding has begun in Sandbridge, Oceanview and Downtown Norfolk ahead of high tide. Expect…Read More