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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Two-way operations canceled on Bay Bridge

4:35 P.M. Update: The Maryland Transportation Authority has canceled two-way operations on the Bay Bridge bridge Thursday afternoon due to wind warnings. Drivers are warned to expect delays.

8:50 A.M. Update:

Delays continue on the Blue Line due to a track problem outside of the Addison Road station. Trains are still single-tracking between Stadium Armory and Addison Road as crews work on the problem, according to Metro.

Metro reports that some Blue Line trains are being offloaded and turned around at Eastern Market to head back to Virginia.

8:45 A.M. Update:

The accident on the inbound Douglass Bridge has been cleared and all lanes are open.

8:25 A.M. Update:

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway between Braddock Road and the Springfield Interchange is blocking the left shoulder.

8:17 A.M. Update:

Blue Line trains are single-tracking between Stadium Armory and Addison Road due to a track problem outside of the Addison Road station. There are delays in both directions.

A disabled van on southbound I-395 between South Capitol and 6th streets is going to cause problems there.

8:15 A.M. Update:

An accident on the inbound Douglass Bridge is blocking one lane, so expect issues approaching the bridge.

8:10 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway north of I-66 has been cleared from the right lane.

The accident on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 has also been cleared from the shoulder.

8 A.M. Update:

The accident on the inner loop of the Beltway at I-66 has been cleared.

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway at Gallows Road is blocking the right shoulder.

An accident on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 is blocking the right shoulder there as well.

A disabled vehicle on westbound U.S. 50 before U.S. 301 could cause delays for Maryland commuters heading that way.

7:45 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway at Gallows Road has been cleared from the right center lane.

A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway north of I-66 is blocking the right lane.

7:40 A.M. Update:

The accident on southbound DC-295 south of the Pennsylvania Avenue exit is no longer blocking one southbound lane, according to police. The vehicles have been moved to the shoulder. You should still expect residual delays heading that way.

7:25 A.M. Update:

The accident on southbound DC-295 south of the Pennsylvania Avenue exit is blocking one southbound lane.

7:20 A.M. Update:

An accident on southbound DC-295 south of the Pennsylvania Avenue exit has been reported and could be causing issues for southbound traffic.

An accident on the inner loop at I-66 is blocking the left shoulder.

A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway at Gallows Road is blocking the right center lane.

7:05 A.M. Update:

The accident on the inner loop of the Beltway north of I-66 is still blocking the left shoulder.

The disabled vehicle on I-395 South after Glebe Road is still blocking the right shoulder.

6:45 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on I-395 South after Glebe Road is now just blocking the right shoulder.

6:30 A.M. Update:

A disabled vehicle on I-395 South after Glebe Road is blocking the right lane and right shoulder.

The disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway near Chain Bridge Road has been cleared.

6:20 A.M. Update:

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway north of I-66 is blocking the left shoulder.

A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway near Chain Bridge Road could cause delays there. No lanes have been reported closed yet, but it could cause some issues.

Original Post:

Good morning, commuters! We’ll be keeping an eye on the roads and rails this morning, reporting any delays or issues — and we will need your help. If you hear about any congestion, delays, problems or anything at all, tell us in the comments section below or by tweeting @drgridlock.

Today should be a beautiful and windy day, according to the Capital Weather Gang.

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