Using Highways During Evacuation Operations for Events with Advance Notice

Routes to Effective Evacuation Planning Primer Series

Produced in collaboration with the Intelligent Transportation Systems Joint Program Office (ITS JPO)

Tools for Effective Highway Evacuation Operations

There are many tools available to support highway evacuations, and they fall into three broad categories: communications; traffic control; and evacuation, weather, and assessment monitoring and prediction as described in the following sections.