MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is alerting Twin Cities motorists that there will be short-term lane closures along part of Interstate 94 starting on Thursday night.

The closures will affect traffic between Highway 120 and the I-694/I-494 interchange in Woodbury, Minn.

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The left lanes in both directions will be closed between those two spots beginning at 7 p.m. as crews work to install a new electronic traffic sign for westbound traffic.

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The lane closures were supposed to begin earlier, but were delayed due to the weather.

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The lanes are set to reopen by Memorial Day weekend.