Have you been to the 511pa.com website yet?
This is a great tool for truckers, delivery drivers and anyone using a commercial truck to get real-time traffic reports, weather and road conditions, traffic delays, construction news and more.

There is also a phone app that can be downloaded for iPhones or Android phones.

Here’s more info about the phone app from the 511pa.com website.

Downloading the App.

The 511PA mobile app can be downloaded from Google Play or the iTunes store. You can find the app by clicking or scanning the QR codes.

What is 511PA?

511PA is Pennsylvania’s official travel information service which provides travelers with reliable, current traffic and weather information, as well as links to other transportation services. 511PA is designed to help motorists reach their destination in the most efficient manner when traveling in Pennsylvania.

What is the coverage area of 511PA?

The 511PA mobile application covers all PennDOT – and Pennsylvania Turnpike-operated roadways for roughly 40,000 miles of roadway. Traffic incidents and construction alerts are reported on all roadways and traffic speeds are reported on approximately 15,000 miles of roadway.

Is there information for other sources other than PennDOT?

Yes, users can opt to hear information from select neighboring states – currently 511 information from NJ and West Virginia are available.

Just click into the setting on the app, then tap “Edit Location Preferences” (on iOS devices) or “Location Advisory Preferences” (on Android devices), and “check” the state advisories you’d like to hear. When you drive near or into those states, traveler advisories within your range will continue to be broadcast to you.

What types of services are available to the traveler on 511PA?

With 511PA, travelers can find such information such as:

Traffic conditions;
Traffic Speeds;
Live traffic camera images;
Highway construction updates;
Winter road conditions;
Weather conditions and […]