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Winter Weather Traveling Tips

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With December underway and winter officially beginning December 21, KHP is sending some reminders about traveling in the winter weather. Every year, whether it is the first winter storm of the season, or the last storm, the Patrol and our law enforcement partners from across the state work numerous traffic crashes related to the weather. Some of the most important ... Read More »

KDOT Winter Weather Information

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KDOT has also released information on their use of rock salt and salt brine.  Plow operators may apply salt brine or rock salt behind them to help promote melting. However, rock salt and salt brine generally don’t work when temperatures are near or below 15° F. Rock salt can be used alone or in combination with sand to help with ... Read More »