This link will give you current highway conditions for NWT.
Yukon Dempster Highway Washout area has re-opened to public traffic as of 9:15 pm July 12, 2013. Peel River ferry is still closed due to high water and floating debris.
The NWT Dempster Highway No. 8 is open and in fair driving condition. Loose gravel, pot holes and rough sections will be encountered throughout.
Please watch for highway reconstruction activities between km 37 and km 63 near Midway Lake to Peel River area of the highway.
For an update on Yukon Dempster Highway (No. 5) road conditions, please call toll free at 1-877 456 7623.
Please use caution and watch for equipment working on all roads. Remember to use your headlights and seatbelts at all times. Drive carefully and have a safe trip.