Traffic Condition Alerts

511 is America's traveler information number.

Tampa Bay area travelers can obtain real-time traffic conditions and other information by accessing  the website. The service is being provided by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 7 as part of the Tampa Bay SunGuide Program. Information will be provided for Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sarasota counties.

  • Avoid getting stuck in traffic congestion on your way home or to the office.  Check the website to see if there are any traffic problems that might affect your commute.
  • Call 511 (Tampa area only) or 1-800-576-3886 from anywhere nationwide (continental U.S.)
  • You may also use My511 to receive e-mail traffic alerts that will notify you automatically if there are any traffic problems on your commute.