YOSEMITE –Anyone headed into Yosemite National Park should be aware of delays due to road work and paving operations.
Here is an update of the traffic delays inside the park.
Wawona Road Delays around the South Entrance:
There will be 30-minute delays with single lane traffic control 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. as paving operations continue. There will be extensive truck traffic around the South Entrance as crews continue grading and paving the roadways and parking lots. The 30-minute delays will continue through October.
Between the Rostrum and the Wawona Tunnel:
There will be up to 15-minute delays 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. as crews continue with culvert-shoulder-ditch repairs.
El Portal Road Delays:
Crews have started working days and nights, completing storm-slide repairs on the El Portal Road between the western park boundary (Yosemite View Lodge) and the Big Oak Flat Intersection.
The following delays should be anticipated while traveling the El Portal Road between the western park boundary and the Big Oak Flat Intersection:
8 to 10 p.m. – delays limited to 15 minutes
10 p.m. to 6 a.m. – delays limited to 30 minutes
6 to 8 a.m. – delays limited to 15 minutes
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — delays limited to 30 minutes
3:30 to 5:30 p.m. — delays limited to 15 minutes