Not long after entering Alabama on Interstate 10 is the City of Mobile, a port city of almost 200,000. Right after mile marker 35 is a long bridge crossing Mobile Bay. Signs warn trucks carrying potential hazardous material to exit at Government Street, then take the Cochrane-Africatown Bridge three miles upstream.
Also a good idea in the event of an accident in the tunnel.
As the forecast cone for Irma shifts east, west, east, west, more and more people are evacuating.
Please see the map below for up-to-the-minute traffic data.
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Update 1, 8:23 AM, 9/8/17: Consider US Highways 19, 41, 301, 27, and 441 in lieu of the interstates. Interstate 75 is especially slow northbound from the Hernando-Sumter County line to the beyond the Florida-Georgia border.
Update 2, 9:33 AM, 9/8/17: For county-by-county alerts, please go to Florida 511.
Update 3: 7:36 AM, 9/9/17: Download the Gas Buddy App on Android or iPhone, or go to their website, where users report prices and availability of gas.