Windy Weather Conditions Prompt Partial Closure on Mackinac Bridge

The Mackinac Bridge is closed to high profile vehicles due to windy weather conditions.

The Mackinac Bridge Authority says winds are blowing across the bridge surface in excess of 50 miles per hour.

The Mackinac Bridge is closed to all vehicles except passenger cars, passenger vans, and empty pickup trucks.

Drivers are asked to reduce their speed to 20 mph as they approach the bridge.

The Mackinac Bridge Authority says the will reopen the bridge when conditions improve.