Iowa Road Conditions: Dial 5-1-1
Iowans have a quick and easy way to check road conditions before putting the car into drive. Just call 5-1-1. That’s the new toll-free number motorists can dial to check road conditions. 5-1-1 is part of a nationwide high-tech trend for providing better data about snow, ice and other hazards. The service will collect data directly from State Troopers and will update every four or five minutes. You can also check road conditions at 1-800-288-1047.
You can also check out the Iowa DOT’s Weatherview site with real-time conditions from sensors across the state.
Road Conditions in Surrounding States:
Illinois: 1-800-865-5394 or Click here
Kansas: 511 or Click here
Minnesota: 511 or Click here
Missouri: Click here
Nebraska: 511 or Click here
South Dakota: 511 or Click here
Wisconsin: 800-762-3947 or Click here