Bad weather? Look here before you go

Before you leave home in bad weather, pick up your phone or your mouse to learn whether conditions will mess up your travel plans.

Roads: Dial 511 or click for the latest road conditions and weather advisories from the state Department of Transportation. You can also check the Triangle section of

Skies: Consult your airline's Web site or toll-free phone service for the status of your flight. You can find contact info for Raleigh-Durham International Airport airlines at

Check the Federal Aviation Administration Web site for the latest about flight delays at RDU and other U.S. airports: