With winter weather bearing down on us, travelers will be under the gun to navigate safely.  With that in mind, here are the important numbers and sites you may want to check for road conditions in the Tri-State area. In Missouri the latest road conditions can be found at www.modot.org.

In Iowa you can dial 511 or 1-800-288-1047. Road conditions can also be found at  www.511ia.org

In Illinois you can find the latest road conditions at 1-800-452-IDOT (4368), or at wrc.gettingaroundillinois.com/pages/wrc.htm

Drive safely and keep advised of changing weather conditions.