UPDATE: All wind restrictions at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel have been lifted.
The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel is currently operating under level 2 wind restrictions, which means winds are in excess of 47 mph.
The following types of vehicles will not be allowed to cross:
- large pick-up campers
- camper trailers
- house trailers
- anything being towed
- automobiles with car top carriers, luggage racks, etc.
- vehicles with any exterior cargo
- empty tractor trailers, not to include empty tanker trucks
- small six-wheel trucks such as moving vans, rental trucks, school buses, etc.
Tractor trailers must gross 30,000 pounds payload in addition to the weight of the rig and six-wheel trucks must gross 15,000 pounds payload in addition to the weight of the rig in order to be allowed to cross during LEVEL 2 wind restrictions.
Tractors without trailers are allowed to cross.