To allow for pothole, median barrier and other repairs, Sunrise Highway westbound in the Town of Brookhaven is to be closed Tuesday from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., weather permitting, with eastbound slated to be closed overnight Thursday, the state Department of Transportation said.

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The closures are to be between Route 112/Exit 53 and Nicolls Road/Exit 51, with traffic to be detoured to service roads, the DOT said.

Motorists who do not opt for alternative routes, such Montauk Highway, can expect travel delays.