If you are a Twitter user you can get northbound Canadian border wait times by sending a direct message to WSDOT. You can also get the wait times in a text message by sending a direct message from your phone via SMS, using the format below.
For a direct message from Twitter use this format:
border [route id]
Example: border 5
For current border wait times from your cellphone, send a text message to 40404 using this format:
d wsdot border [route id]
Example: d wsdot border 5
Route ids are based on the northbound highway number.
Highway Name Route ID I-5 (Peace Arch Park) 5 SR 543 (Blaine) 543 SR 539 (Lynden) 539 SR 9 (Sumas) 9