road conditions are important if you are taking a trip such as going on vacation or have to travel for business and you choose to travel by car.
here are a list of web sites and phone numbers for finding out current road conditions, whether roads are closed, and what condition the roads are in (black ice, icy, snow, slush, dry powder snow, mud, rock slides, good, etc.)
road conditions in CA, ID, OR, WA
- California (CA) Road Conditions, California Highway Conditions, phone number: 1-800-427-7263
- Oregon (OR) DOT 511 road conditions, phone number: 511
- Idaho (ID) DOT 511 road conditions, phone number: 511
- Montana (MT) DOT 511 road conditions map. google "511 montana roads", phone number: 511
- Washington (WA) Travel Info 511 road conditions, phone number: 511