Northbound I-5 lane and ramp closures this week between North Seattle and Shoreline

Washington State Department of Transportation


Drivers heading north out of downtown Seattle on Interstate 5 should prepare for possible overnight delays this week.

Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close several lanes and ramps on northbound I-5 between Northgate Way in North Seattle and State Route 104 in Shoreline for pavement grinding work.

Closure details

  • Monday, July 13, to the morning of Tuesday, July 14 – The northbound I-5 off-ramp to Northgate Way/1st Avenue Northeast will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Tuesday, July 14, to the morning of Wednesday, July 15 – The SR 523/Northeast 145th Street on-ramp to northbound I-5 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 15, to the morning of Thursday, July 16 – Up to three right lanes of northbound I-5 at SR 104/Northeast 205th Street will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding work. The HOV lane will be open to all vehicles. The northbound I-5 off-ramp to SR 104/Northeast 205th Street will also be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Thursday, July 16, to the morning of Friday, July 17 – The northbound I-5 on-ramp to Northeast 130th Street will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

In the Puget Sound area, drivers can get real-time traffic information on their phone with the WSDOT traffic app, by tracking the WSDOT traffic Twitter feed, and get advanced information from the What’s Happening Now page.