Winter Travel Info
Staying Safe in a Winter Storm
Avoid travel. The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.
Be Prepared: Pack an Emergency Winter Driving Kit
70% of snow-related deaths occur in automobiles. Play it safe – don’t drive.
Give crews room to clear roads. This way, first-responders can respond quickly.
Get current road conditions: Call or visit 511 | Download the app.
Contact the VDOT Customer Service Center or call 1-800-367-ROAD for questions or to report hazardous road conditions.
- Online Snowplow Tracker Tool
In your area, find out where plows have been as well as where they are headed.
- VDOT Answers: The Top 5 Snow Removal Questions
- VDOT Answers: How to Properly Shovel Your Driveway (YouTube Video)
Winter Weather Preparations
Be prepared for winter driving
VDOT Winter Weather Budget/Equipment/Operations
Page last modified: Dec. 19, 2022