Winter Road Conditions in Prince Edward Island are reported based on the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Terminology. There are nine (9) potential road conditions reported under the following categories: Bare, Partly Covered, Covered and Closed.
Visibility is also reported under the TAC guidelines.
All Wheels of a passenger vehicle are on a bare surface, and some patches of snow and ice may be present
Two wheels of a passenger vehicle are on a bare surface
All wheels of a passenger vehicle are on snow or ice.
Road closed due to flooding, RCMP direction, etc.
Visibility is more than 500 metres over your entire route
Visibility is between 250 and 500 metres at specific locations
At certain locations, conditions may suddenly reduce visibility to less than 250 meters.