Highway Advisory Radio

Get up-to-the-minute traffic information and other important announcements on 1630 AM. We have 13 highway advisory radio transmitters to inform you about road conditions in all areas of Rhode Island.

HAR tower Highway Advisory Radio Towers (click on image to listen and/or read the latest advisory)

HAR Map Providence Johnston Pawtucket Newport Tiverton Narragansett North Kingstown Richmond South Kingstown Westerly Cranston Warwick


This is WPQB 6 6 9, Providence, Pawtucket. and, WQKY 7 2 8, Cranston. The Rhode Island Department of Transportation's Highway Advisory Radio System,broadcasting on 1630 AM, with information updates for Friday thru Sunday.

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On route 6 east and westbound, on the 6, 10, interchange ramps, truck traffic is restricted to the right lane<----->In PRovidence, on interstate ninety five north and south, at exit 19, there is a lane split due to bridge work, with two lanes to the left of the split, and one lane to the right. Do not change lanes, all lanes go through, trucks must use the right lane in this area, only the right lane on eye ninety five north can be used for exit 19 or exit 20.<----->in providence, on route 10 north and south from Union Ave to Tobey Street, and on route 6 east and west, from hartford avenue to route 10 south exit, lanes closed for construction, 9 am to 2 pm<----->in paw tucket, on interstate ninety five north and south, at exit 27, the highway is scheduled to close on July 22nd, 23rd, 25th and 26th, from 11 pm to 4 am, a detour will be in place<----->The Rhode Island Department of Transportation can help make your commute to work easier, and less stressful. So, before leaving your home or office, log onto the DOT Travel Page, at www dot. ri. gov/travel, for live traffic camera images, incidents, or construction, taking place along your route.