The New Jersey DOT Web site reported heavy volume along many stretches of the highway, with the largest delay occurring in the northbound lanes between Exit 7 in Bordentown and Exit 8 in East Windsor, where a 13-mile backup was reported.
There also were delays of up to eight miles in the southbound lanes between Exit 9 in East Brunswick and the Molly Pitcher Service Area in Cranbury.
Large areas of congestion were reported along the Atlantic City Expressway, the Garden State Parkway, I-280 and Route 3, but traffic was moving on other major roadways.
Newark Liberty International Airport reported minor delays, but volume-related delays of up to two hours were occurring at smaller area airports.
On the Net: www.NJ511.info