RESOURCES TO MAKE
YOUR TRAVEL DAY EASIER:
Home or Destination: To select city, click "Settings" in lower
left of window. For your day of travel, you may wish to have this set on your destination so you can check it
quickly before leaving home.
Return link to "Travel Information"
Traffic (incl. 5 day Weather forecast):
Note: When you press Go, this particular
link (to Traffic) will take you out of this site.
To return: hit your "back space" or "back-arrow".
How to use this widget: (after you press Go)
Manipulating Traffic map:
To zoom-in or out: click on "+" or "-" on the left.
To move around the map: hold down left click button and move the "hand" cursor.
To check your local weather:
Look for the Weather Channel logo next to local temperature in upper right corner. Click that link
to see current conditions and 5 day forecast. Look around that page for additional helpful tools at
Directions / Maps (+ traffic, traffic cameras):
(Can also be seen on the national map using the weather widget in the BROADBAND VERSION of this page -
National Weather Service -
National map that can be enlarged to focus on the area you will be traveling into, for conditions and
Tropical Storm/Hurricane Advisories:
Once you are on the NWS site above,
click on "Details..."
for the storm you are interested in
above the map.
- Official U.S. Time in the different
TRAVEL BY AIR:
- for current airport delays &
- airports expected to be impacted by weather
- or for more detailed Flight Delay information go to the FAA Air Traffic Control System Command Center. (Information
on this site is not flight specific but indicates general airport conditions)
- for Android
- for iPhone
Inexpensive gadgets to help you find the location with the best Wi-Fi signal strength.
, go to middle of page to:
"Internet - Wi-Fi Finders"
TRAVEL BY CAR: (autotouring)
- Traveler Information Telephone Number = 511
- or use the Traffic Line = 1-866-MY-TRAFC (1-866-698-7232) Tell them
your city and your road and they'll tell you what the traffic is like.
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