Emergency Environmental Monitoring Functional Area

Description

Collects current and forecast road and weather information that is used by the operator to more effectively manage incidents.

Included In

City of Columbus Traffic Management Center
City of Columbus 911 Call Center
COTA Fixed-Route Transit Management System
OSHP State Highway Patrol Dispatch
OSU DPS EOC
Franklin County EMA Emergency Operation Center (EOC)
Local Fire/EMS Emergency Dispatch
Local Police/Sheriffs Management and Dispatch
Local 911 Call Centers
County EMA Emergency Operations Centers (EOC)
ODOT District Offices

Functional Requirements

IDRequirement
1The center shall collect current and forecast road and weather information from weather service providers (such as the National Weather Service and value-added sector specific meteorological services).
2The center shall collect current road and weather information from roadway maintenance operations.
3The center shall assimilate current and forecast road conditions and surface weather information to support incident management.
4The center shall present the current and forecast road and weather information to the emergency system operator.