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SR 1

IN THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA

NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA

IS CLOSED FROM 4.6 MI NORTH OF RAGGED POINT TO 10.3 MI NORTH OF RAGGED POINT /AT MUD CREEK/ (MONTEREY CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 6/1/18 - DUE TO MUDSLIDE REMOVAL - MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE - MOTORISTS CAN ACCESS SR 1 FROM 10.3 MI NORTH OF RAGGED POINT /AT MUD CREEK/ TO PFEIFFER CANYON BRIDGE /IN BIG SUR/ BY USING NACIMIENTO-FERGUSON RD

IS CLOSED FROM 4.2 MI NORTH OF MUIR BEACH /AT ROCKY POINT RD/ TO 0.2 MI SOUTH OF STINSON BEACH (MARIN CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 2359 HRS ON 2/1/18 - DUE TO MUDSLIDE REMOVAL - MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE - LOCAL RESIDENTS WITH PROPER IDENTIFICATION WILL BE ALLOWED ACCESS

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC FROM GORDA TO 1.7 MI SOUTH OF LUCIA /AT PAUL'S SLIDE/ (MONTEREY CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 9/30/18 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC FROM SHASTA WAY TO PINECREST RD /IN TAMALPAIS-HOMESTEAD VALLEY/ (MARIN CO) FROM 0900 HRS TO 1500 HRS MONDAY THRU FRIDAY THRU 10/20/17 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 6.3 MI NORTH OF THE SAN FRANCISCO/MARIN CO LINE /AT SEASCAPE DR/ TO 6.9 MI NORTH OF THE SAN FRANCISCO/MARIN CO LINE /AT MUIR BEACH OVERLOOK/ 24 HRS A DAY THRU 2359 HRS ON MONDAY 6/4/18 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 0.6 MI NORTH OF MUIR BEACH TO 1 MI NORTH OF MUIR BEACH /AT SLIDE RANCH/ (MARIN CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 2359 HRS ON 5/31/18 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 1.7 MI NORTH OF POINT REYES /AT BLUE JAY FIRE RD/ TO 3.1 MI NORTH OF POINT REYES /AT GIACOMINI DAIRY/ (MARIN CO) 24 HRS A DAY THRU 1600 HRS ON SUNDAY 11/10/17 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC FROM 0.2 MI SOUTH OF THE MARIN/SONOMA CO LINE TO 0.2 MI NORTH OF THE MARIN/SONOMA CO LINE 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 1700 HRS ON 10/4/18 - DUE TO MAINTENANCE

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC FROM 1 MI SOUTH OF THE JCT OF SR 116 /AT GOAT ROCK BEACH/ TO 0.3 MI SOUTH OF THE JCT OF SR 116 (SONOMA CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 1800 HRS ON 1/31/18 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 10.1 MI NORTH OF THE JCT OF SR 116 /AT SHOTGUN POINT/ TO 10.7 MI NORTH OF THE JCT OF SR 116 (SONOMA CO) 24 HRS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK THRU 0800 HRS ON 1/31/18 - DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

IN THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AREA

NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

For traffic updates and other Caltrans projects in Monterey County, call (800) 427-ROAD (7623) within California and (916) 445-7623 from outside of California, or visit the Caltrans District 5 website.

Be sure to check here for any weather and road updates prior to your travel.

Stormy Weather Driving Safety Tips

  •  Driving after dark is highly discouraged!
  •  Caution should be exercised when traveling, especially after dark.
  •  You never know what will be around the next turn. Large rocks/boulders often fall into the roadway and falling rock damage to vehicles and tires is not uncommon, especially during rain. Drive cautiously and at an appropriate speed for you to see dangers before you are upon them.
  •  Watch out for little sharp rocks as they pierce tire sidewalls. Make certain your are driving on tires that have good tread left to them and have a good spare tire, a jack and lug wrench with you and easily accessible.
  •  Be prepared to sleep in your car on the side of the road if you become trapped between slides or amongst rocks and debris and can not safely drive through or around. Help and road clearing might not happen before morning and you may need to be self-sufficient until professionals arrive. Carry an emergency kit that includes a sleeping bag, warm clothes, water, flashlight, flares, cell phone, glasses and contact lens supplies and any personal medications you take.

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