Best Way To Get Updates For Illinois Winter Road Conditions
The winter weather kicked off this week and if you're traveling in Illinois, here's a website for updated road conditions.
Residents Of Illinois Are Lucky To Experience All Four Seasons
I know there are exotic places in the United States where you can enjoy summer-type temperatures all year round. That would be simply amazing, especially because I love going to the beach. Unfortunately, that is not in Rockford. You might think I am crazy for saying this but we are lucky in Illinois for the type of weather we get to experience. There are all four seasons here and they all have their pros and cons but at least we get the opportunity. Those southern states will never get a white Christmas.
Are You Ready For The Upcoming Illinois Winter?
Part of surviving an Illinois winter is being prepared. Most importantly, if you plan on traveling during the cold, snowy, and icy conditions have your vehicle ready to roll. I believe that residents are used to this climate, so they aren't afraid to leave the house. Make sure you have all the car maintenance up-to-date so you don't encounter any issues while on the road during a blizzard. Also, keep supplies in your trunk just in case.
New Tool Available To Help Traveling In Winter Weather Conditions In Illinois
Back in the day, if you had to travel during winter weather you weren't sure how the roads were going to be. Luckily, technology is now here to help. The Illinois Department of Transportation has a new website. It will give you real-time updates on road conditions throughout the state during snow, ice, cold, and other issues. Make sure you bookmark it on your computer so it's at your fingertips. It's gettingaroundillinois.com. I think it might come in handy.