The morning commute has ended, and the heaviest rain has moved east of Charlotte, but traffic troubles remain in the region.
Two collisions have been reported recently on University City Boulevard – one at Suther Road near UNC Charlotte and the other near Pavilion Boulevard.
Here is the 9:15 a.m. update:
I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 30-40 mph from Brawley School Road (Exit 35) down to Gilead Road (Exit 23).
I-85 southbound, Cabarrus County ... Congestion; traffic moving 30-40 mph from George Liles Parkway (Exit 54) down to Mallard Creek Church Road (Exit 46).
Albemarle Road inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-35 mph from Lawyers Road to Sharon Amity Road.
Independence Boulevard inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 30-40 mph from Eastway Drive to uptown.
Providence Road inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-30 mph from the Arboretum area to Wendover Road.
I-485 inner loop, south Mecklenburg ... Congestion; traffic moving 30-40 mph from Providence Road to I-77.
I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion; traffic moving 35-45 mph from Carowinds Boulevard up to Clanton Road.
East 7th Street at Hawthorne Drive ... Collision with injuries; moderate delays.
University City Boulevard, between Harris Boulevard and I-485 ... Collisions at Suther Road and Pavilion Boulevard; moderate to heavy delays.
Monroe Road at Idlewild Road ... Earlier collision being cleared; minor delays.