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Posted on: February 13, 2021
[ARCHIVED] Road Conditions/Driving Tips
Saturday - 11:30 AM
lease stay home if at all possible. Icy roads are being reported throughout our area. If you must travel, please follow the driving tips below from Tx-DOT. While there are no current road closures in Buda, your best bet is to still stay home. You can also visit drivetexas.org
for updates on current road conditions.
Slow down. Speed limits are based on normal road and weather conditions, not winter road conditions.
Maintain at least three times the normal following distance on snow or ice.
Use extra caution on bridges, ramps, overpasses and shaded areas as they tend to freeze first.
If your vehicle starts to slide, ease off the gas pedal or brakes. Steer into the direction of the skid until you have regained traction. Then straighten your vehicle.