VDOT-LogoMemorial Day travelers can use the internet to avoid traffic congestion. VDOT has real-time and historic traffic data available on its website. Historical traffic information is color and time coded to show where and when traffic may be worse. WFIR’s Jay King has the story.

Click here for the latest traffic conditions on major Virginia highways.

Click here to see historic hour-by-hour Memorial Day holiday weekend traffic congestion trends.