The Florida Highway Patrol closed I-275 south from the Pinellas Bayway to the Skyway Bridge, as roads flood and winds reach 58 mph on the bridge.
The Skyway Bridge was closed earlier due to gusting winds and remains closed. Motorists are asked to find alternative routes.
You can monitor traffic conditions via the FHP Live Traffic Report, at www.flhsmv.gov. Motorists also can 511 updates.