TMC Roadway Warning Functional Area
Remotely monitors and controls field elements used to warn drivers approaching hazards. Detects and warns approaching vehicles of adverse road weather conditions, traffic conditions including queues, and obstacles or animals in the road.
|1||The center shall monitor data on traffic, environmental conditions, and other hazards collected from sensors along the roadway.|
|2||The center shall identify hazardous road weather and surface conditions.|
|3||The center shall identify hazardous traffic conditions including queues.|
|4||The center shall identify debris, animals, or other encroachment on the roadway dangerous to approaching motorists.|
|5||The center shall issue control commands to field equipment warning drivers approaching the identified hazardous conditions.|
|6||The center shall monitor the operational status of the dynamic warning equipment, including fault reports.|