What Technologies are Available to Help Mitigate Weather Impacts on Roads?
There are three types of technologies that can be used to help mitigate weather impacts on roads.
- Surveillance, Monitoring and Prediction - This section describes observing systems and forecast services that transportation managers can access to gather information on prevailing and predicted conditions.
- Information Dissemination - This section describes ITS and information technologies that are used by transportation managers to disseminate road weather information to travelers.
- Decision Support, Control and Treatment - This section describes decision support systems, control strategies, and treatment strategies that are employed by transportation managers to improve safety, mobility, and productivity.