Go Back   iRV2 Forums > CAMPING, TRAVEL and TRIP PLANNING > Navigation, Routes & Roads
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 08-01-2015, 07:25 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
CCFROMFL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 167
I-90 West to Seattle

Am planning a trip west in 2016 and was thinking of taking I-90 across the top tier of the country.

When are the roads clear of snow and or other bad weather, would it be April / May ?

Also, what are some of the points of interest across this way ?
__________________

__________________
Chris and Carole Christian / ccfromfl@gmail.com
2011 Tiffin Phaeton / 2012 Ford Fiesta "Tow'd"
"Our Cause Was Just"
CCFROMFL is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 08-01-2015, 07:47 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Western WI
Posts: 688
April and May are swing months for weather, in SD,WY, MT and ID you can expect to have the occasional snow storm along with Ice. You just have to pay attention and park it when it happens. Pay to have all your weather gear with you.
__________________

__________________
2001 Itasca Horizon 36LD Cat
Retired Air Force, One lovely Angel, 2 Cats and three birds.
the_vfox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2015, 04:08 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Posts: 187
Was stationed in Rapid City SD and the worst snow storm we had in 4 years was in May. Unusual but does happen. Generally got alittle snow in Apr.
__________________
Melvo
08 Trail-Lite 8230
2011 Silverado 1500
Melvo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-07-2015, 09:13 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Seattle, Washington
Posts: 108
Snoqualmie Pass

Snoqualmie pass I-90 can get snow in April but this is supposed to be a La Nina warmer & dryer year. You may hit some freezing rain in April. By May all things weather related should be clear, but they are going major construction on I-90 over the pass for the next several years. Once the snow is gone you can expect closures and construction delays. Keep checking here for updates:
Welcome to the Washington State Department of Transportation
__________________
EMDF9A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-07-2015, 09:49 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
JFXG's Avatar
 
Newmar Owners Club
Freightliner Owners Club
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Today? Mercer, PA
Posts: 3,615
I-90 West to Seattle

CC, based on your profile, I'm guessing you'll be starting from FL, possibly heading up some Interstate corridor to the Chicago area, then westward. You'll be cutting right through IL/IN.

Another thing to keep in the back of your mind is the springtime weather on the Midwest plains. That block of OK, AR, MO, IL, IN is not called "Tornado Alley" for nothing. Eyes open.


John & Diane, fulltiming since '12
'02 DS 40, FL, 3126, '04 Element
__________________
John & Diane, Fulltimers. RVM103 NHSO
On the road since June '12 with Lincoln, the guard cat.
2002 Dutch Star 40, Freightliner, Cat 3126, 2004 Element
JFXG is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ideas for 2 week trip - Seattle to South West Dan_public Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports 10 04-19-2015 11:58 PM
Lack of RV parks around Seattle area JEEPOHOLIC Northwest Region 3 05-13-2014 05:06 PM
I-80 to west side of Yellowstone Park? BBQ Judge Navigation, Routes & Roads 10 05-01-2014 07:22 AM
Seattle to West Virginia Nancy & Bill Navigation, Routes & Roads 1 02-05-2014 06:04 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:11 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.