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What does RWIS stand for?

RWIS stands for Road Weather Information System

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
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Advancements in intelligent transportation systems (ITS), road weather information systems, weather and traffic data collection, and forecasting technologies present new opportunities for better understanding how drivers behave in adverse weather and how their decisions affect traffic flow.
The first generation road weather information system developed at the University of Birmingham 20 years ago led to the formation of Thermal Mapping International Limited, a company sold by the university to Vaisala in 1989 and which now employs around 100 people.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The teams used data from road weather information systems to find new ways of utilizing such data in both weather and transportation operations and predictive algorithms for use in road maintenance activities.
Prior to the initiation of RWMP, there were notable accomplishments, such as the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP) that promoted the use of Road Weather Information Systems (RWIS) to provide information for early decisions about anti-icing techniques for winter road maintenance.