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 scheduled construction and information,for Monday through Friday.

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On route 6 east and westbound, on the 6, 10, interchange ramps, truck traffic is restricted to the right lane<----->On Interstate 1ninety5 westbound, exit 3, gayno street, will be closed through Fall of 2019,. a detour is in place using exit 2, south main street.<----->In Providence, on the route 6, route 10 interchange, in both directions, starting saturday night november tenth at 8 pm, expect lane closures and lane shifts, Also on route 6 eastbound, the broadway exit will be closed, a detour is in place to follow<----->I-95 South at Exit 30, exit scheduled to close for bridge rehabilitation on October 11 through mid-December. Follow signed detours.<----->On Interstate ninety5 North and Southbound, at exit sixteen, expect alternating lanes, access roads, and on & off ramps, will be temporarily closed, for bridge painting, from 7 pm to 6 am. A detour will be in place for all closures.<----->Route 4 South just before Exit 8, lane and shoulders closed for bridge work, from 9 pm to 5 am<----->On route ninety five north and southbound between exit twentyeight and exit thirty, there will be various lane closures for roadwork, from 8pm to 6am<----->on route 6 east and west, from interstate ninety five, to interstate two ninety five, expect alternating lanes and ramp closures, for striping, from 8 pm to 5 am