Supposed to head for Seattle in a couple of hours for tonight's event at University Books, and lo bibliothec
informs me that the drawbridge on I-5 northbound is stuck in the up position. Checked the traffic reports, and yes indeedie, indefinite closure on the main north-south artery for West Coast traffic. There's only ONE alternate highway route (I-205) that isn't miles and miles out of my way, which is what everyone else in the state will be using. There's one alternate surface route (US-30 to Rainier and across to Longview) which might be preferable, because slower is better than jammed tighter than a donkey eating drywall.