Final Report: Weather between Ft. Scott, KS and Memphis, TN
As mentioned in a Service Advisory on January 28, 2009, BNSF reported main track closures between Fort Scott, Kansas, Memphis, Tennessee and St Louis, Missouri due to freezing rain and snow conditions in the area.
The main tracks were restored to service at 7:30 p.m. CT on January 28, 2009. Traffic volume remains high and commercial power is still down in some areas in this region. BNSF will continue to monitor train flow to maintain fluidity. Customers may experience delays up to 24 hours on shipments moving through this corridor.
If you need additional information, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 1-888-428-2673 option 4, option 3.