WX02-Weather Information Processing and Distribution (Kentucky)

Status: Planned


––Instance of WX02–– This service package processes and distributes the environmental information collected from the Weather Data Collection service package. This service package uses the environmental data to detect environmental hazards such as icy road conditions, high winds, dense fog, etc. so operational centers and decision support systems can make decision on corrective actions to take. The continuing updates of road condition information and current temperatures can be used to more effectively deploy road maintenance resources, issue general traveler advisories, issue location specific warnings to drivers using the Traffic Information Dissemination service package, and aid operators in scheduling work activity.

Includes Elements

TANK Transit System Dispatch
KYTC District 6 Traffic Operations Center
KYTC Office of Public Affairs
KYTC District 6 Maintenance Operations
ODOT / KYTC Traveler Information System
KSP Troop Posts
Private Rail Operations Center
City and County Maintenance Operations
Regional 911 Call Centers
City and County Traffic Control Center
City and County Public Information Systems
National Weather Service
Regional Public Safety Dispatch Centers
Local Transit Systems
Media Outlets
KYTC Maintenance and Construction Center Personnel
Private Weather Service Systems
Other City and County Maintenance Dispatch Facilities
Kentucky Statewide Emergency Operations Center
City and County Maintenance and Construction Center Personnel
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