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Jan. 29, 2014



VDOT MOVES FOCUS TO SECONDARY ROADS OVERNIGHT
Interstates clear but could develop icy patches overnight

HAMPTON ROADS —Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews are shifting their snow and ice removals efforts from interstate and primary roads to the secondary roads in the Hampton Roads area. With dropping temperatures expected overnight, slick conditions could exist and caution should be taken when driving.

Crews are actively working to plow and treat secondary roads. However, crews will still monitor and treat interstate and primary roadways should icy conditions develop.

For weather alert and weather and road conditions, motorists should visit www.511virginia.org, call 511, download Virginia’s free 511 mobile app or listen to Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) 1680 AM or call the Traffic Information Line at 757-361-3016. Information is also available on Twitter @VaDOTHR.  

For more information on winter travel, go to http://www.virginiadot.org/travel/snow.asp.



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