It's a given. Traffic is going to be backed up at the tunnels and on the Bayway Friday, as everyone heads to the beach for Memorial Day weekend.
When will the backup start? We suggest you leave now. But seriously, here are some good tips on how to deal with the inevitable--
Mobile's I-10 tunnel jam: Is there any way to avoid Memorial Day weekend traffic woes? (Answer: Sort of.) https://t.co/724aRYmlFW— Lawrence Specker (@LawrenceSpecker) May 22, 2017
And while we know there will be extra troopers and police on the roads (especially those leading to the beaches) through Memorial Day weekend, you should know that Click It or Ticket is ALREADY in effect and it runs through June 5th... so buckle up!
Sometimes you need someone to put it in perspective. Here you go--
You have a 98% chance of surviving a shark attack. You only have a 50% chance of surviving a car crash without a seatbelt. #ClickItOrTicket— Ala Law Enforcement (@ALLAWENF) May 22, 2017