January 21st, 2016

One of the best ways to stay safe and productive on the road is by knowing and planning for any type of weather you may run into.  Our Operations department uses Weather Underground for the morning report and the National Weather Service for specific city alerts. Check out suggestions below for weather resources to help keep yourself informed and ready for anything. Thank you to our professional drivers who provided the recommendations!

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Websites

Safe Travel USA http://www.safetravelusa.com/ has links to the state DOT websites.

Weatherbug http://weather.weatherbug.com

Accuweather http://www.accuweather.com/ 

Weather Channel http://www.weather.com/

Intellicast http://www.intellicast.com/

And we can’t forget the over-the-road go to Long Hauler USA! http://longhauler-usa.com/naweathe.htm

Apps

NOAA Radar USA app

Weatherbug will alert you as you travel through areas

Phone

Call 511 in each state if you do not have access to the internet or apps. Also, your atlas should provide phone numbers by state to call for weather and construction updates.

Television

The Weather Channel and local news can also offer insights.

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