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 WPWL 406 Narragansett, WPTJ 441 South Kingstown, WQCP Newport, WPQB 669 North Kingstown, WPKL Warwick The Rhode Island Department Of Transportation Highway Advisory Radio System, broadcasting on 1630 AM, with scheduled construction and information.

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In Johnston: Interstate 2ninety5 roadwork is as followed: Closure of the southbound through lanes. Through traffic will utilize the new bridges on the service road.Access will be maintained for ramps to Rte. 6 West to Hartford, Conn. (Exit 9 C) and Rte. 6 East to Providence (Exit 9 A).The on-ramp from Hartford Ave./Rte. 6 A West to I-295 South will remain closed.<----->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.