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Road Weather Spotlight: Mitigating and Managing Low Visibility Events


he U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA’s) Office of Operations is collaborating with the National Operations Center of Excellence (NOCoE) to host a bimonthly webinar series on road weather management (RWM). These webinars, called the Road Weather Spotlight Series, align with the mission of the FHWA RWM Program to inform stakeholders and improve highway road weather operations.

During this webinar, the featured speaker, Virginia Department of Transportation Associate Director for Safety, Operations, and Traffic Engineering Mike Fontaine, discuss strategies and suggested practices for road safety during low-visibility events.


  • Introduction and Webinar Goals
  • Setting the Stage for Low-Visibility Events
  • Arizona’s Dual-Use Safety Technology Warning System
  • Featured Speakers
  • Additional Low-Visibility Resources
  • RWM Grant Opportunities
  • Other Announcements

All past Road Weather Spotlight Series webinars can be found on the NOCoE YouTube channel:

We’d like to hear from you!

Are there topics you want our input on? Please reach out to us! Contact David Johnson at David.Johnson@dot.govregarding suggestions for future RWM issues.

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