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Accession Number PB2013-109386
Title Integrating Clarus Data with the 511 New York Traveler Information System.
Publication Date Jun 2011
Media Count 42p
Personal Author D. Chenevert D. Yohanan F. Willard J. Duensing M. Forgang S. Truelson
Abstract This document is the final report that describes the process and results of integrating Clarus and other weather alert data into the 511 New York Traveler Information System. This project involves the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of an intelligent transportation system that collects real-time Clarus Road Weather Information System data and other pertinent weather alert data from various sources on the Long Island Expressway (I-495) and I-87 in New York State and integrates the information for display to the end-user through a modified 511 New York (511NY) traveler information website. The goal of this project is to demonstrate the feasibility of collecting, integrating, and disseminating various types of current and forecast location-specific weather alert data for use by traffic managers and motorists to help make better travel decisions, reduce congestion, and improve safety.
Keywords 511 traveler information systems
Clarus system data
Communication systems
Decision making
Information systems
Intelligent transportation system(ITS)
New York
Traffic congestion
Traffic control
Traffic safety
Transportation management
Warning systems

Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
NTIS Subject Category 43G - Transportation
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
85H - Road Transportation
45C - Common Carrier & Satellite
Corporate Author Federal Highway Administration, Washington, DC. Office of Operations.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1321
Contract Number DTFH61-10-P-00127

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