Twin Cities to Madison highway info?

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Twin Cities to Madison highway info?

Postby aaronetc » Sun Dec 02, 2007 9:59 am

Does anyone know of a source for real-time (or so) info on I-94 between here and the Twin Cities? My wife is driving home later this morning and I'd like to be able to alert her about trouble spots, but all I can find is the DOT saying that it's "snow covered and slippery" the whole way, but nothing about accidents or lane closures, etc.

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Postby fisticuffs » Sun Dec 02, 2007 10:05 am

I dont think it will be to bad today. Yesterday it took a friend 9 hours to make tat trip and she ended up in the ditch once.

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Postby Henry Vilas » Sun Dec 02, 2007 10:55 am

Radar show snow in Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin.

http://www.channel3000.com/wxmap/4290883/detail.html

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Postby Scotty » Sun Dec 02, 2007 12:48 pm

The DOT site has incident alerts that give up to the minute information about delays.

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Postby aaronetc » Sun Dec 02, 2007 12:51 pm

She left at about 10:00 and the roads looked pretty clear on the TC highway cams. Also, I forgot we got a free year of OnStar with our new car, and I assume they probably have traffic condition info. Still, something like the Gary-Chicago-Milwaukee corridor page would be nice for the Madison-TC route.

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Postby lifelongmadison » Tue Dec 04, 2007 4:45 pm

The WI State Patrol has a number for road info, primarily the I... 1800 road wis or from the phone book 1800
762 3947 this has the added joy of not needing the web or a tv in your car, just a cell or landline. Plan ahead!


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