Motorists traveling roads near Eglin Air Force Base will need to plan ahead this week.
Mission testing may require portions of the following roads to be closed periodically on Tuesday between 8 and 11 a.m. They are Range Roads 213 and 257, State Roads 85, 123 and 285, and on Thursday from 9 to noon, all range roads west of State Road 85 including Range Road 211.
Roads are generally not closed for the entire duration of each mission. Closures will occur only when absolutely required for safety and will normally be a 20 to 30 minute period within the scheduled mission time.