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General
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Because weather, road and traffic conditions change rapidly, drivers are in the best position to perceive such conditions and adjust their driving accordingly. Those relying on information presented on this site do so at their own risk, and neither the State of Washington, WSDOT nor any of their employees or agents shall be liable for either the accuracy of this information nor any actions taken based on the information.

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Third Party Content
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Changed Terms
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Miscellaneous
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