AAA reminds motorists to do their homework before venturing out on a long distance drive. Many roads, bridges and fuel outlets were impacted by floods.
To check road conditions across Nebraska, visit www.511.Nebraska.gov. This website provides a wealth of information on road and bridge closures, construction projects, and detours. A downloadable app is available. If traveling across Iowa, visit www.511IA.org for similar information.
Updates on fuel prices can be obtained at www.gasprices.aaa.com. A color coded U.S. map shows the state averages. Click-on each state to view the fuel price average on a county level. Metro area fuel prices are also available. The Fuel Cost Calculator tool available on the website will help travelers budget their gasoline costs.
With inclement weather predicted for some parts of the Midwest, motorists are advised to stay alert to weather updates and warnings while traveling.