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Wind Restrictions in Effect on Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

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CAPE CHARLES, Va.- Wind restrictions are in place on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, which is experiencing wind gusts of 47 mph or more.

The following types of vehicles will not be allowed to cross the facility during Level 2 wind restrictions: motorcycles; large pick-up campers; camper trailers; house trailers; anything being towed; vehicles with any exterior cargo; empty tractor-trailers, not to include empty tanker trucks; small six-wheel trucks such as moving vans, rental trucks, school buses, etc.

Tractor-trailers must gross 30,000 pounds payload in addition to the weight of the rig. Six-wheel trucks must gross 15,000 pounds payload in addition to the weight of the rig in order to be allowed to cross the facility during Level 2 wind restrictions.

Tractors without trailers are allowed to cross.

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