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SIRWEC exists to encourage meteorologists, weather forecasters, highway engineers, road masters and others, who are interested in road weather problems, to exchange ideas to make our roads safer to drive on in all weather conditions. This site contains details of all the latest SIRWEC news and acts as a repository for publications from previous conferences.

The 97th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board

The Winter Maintenance and Surface Transportation Weather Committees will host several sessions in addition to their regular committee meetings at the Transportation Research Board's 96th Annual Meeting, January 8-12, 2017 in Washington, DC. Click here to view the program and to register and secure your housing.

Announcing the 19th Conference of SIRWEC - 2018

We are pleased to inform you that Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute together with Slovak Meteorological Society and Slovak Academy of Sciences are organizing the 19th International Road Weather Conference SIRWEC 2018 in Slovakia on 30/05-01/06/2018. We are honored to invite you to this three day event about meteorology, special forecasts, application tools and equipment for road network maintenance to the beautiful Smolenice Castle. All updated details about program, registration and other practical information can be found on


08/05/18 - Countdown to SIRWEC 2018... Looking forward to seeing old and new faces in Slovakia!

24/05/16 - SIRWEC 2016 conference proceedings now online.

29/04/16 - SIRWEC 2016 is closed.

29/04/16 - Dr. Wilfrid Nixon is announced as president and Dr. Lee Chapman will serve as Secretary

25/04/16 - SIRWEC 2016 week! Download the app here

03/12/15 - First call for Papers for SIRWEC 2016

17/08/15 - Colorado, USA is officially announced as the location for SIRWEC 2016

24/04/14 - SIRWEC 2014 conference proceedings now online.

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