Mesquite, NV, June 16th @ 1:45 pm PACIFIC-

Northbound Interstate 15 is stuck and not moving due one lane open on top of Mormon Mesa. The backup goes from Mesquite all the way backup to mm 104 approximately.

The NB lanes backed up on top of Mormon Mesa between Mesquite and Moapa Valley. (Photo: YoshiYama)

Expect 1-2 hours to get through the NB mess.

There is some congestion at the Virgin River Bridge Project which is at the exit for Beaver Dam/Littlefield just north of Mesquite.

Southbound is currently clear with some traffic but flowing.

Weather predictions are in the 110s as an Extreme Heat Warning has been issued for the weekend. Make plans to have plenty of water and gasoline for the extra time. Also, check your tires.

The best times to travel with less traffic are early in the morning before 8:00 am Pacific and in the evenings after 10:00 pm Pacific.

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Please be careful, respectful, and considerate of others when merging. Drive the posted speed limits and travel safely!

As weather is extremely hot, make sure you have plenty of gas and water.

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