2017 Thanksgiving Travel Conditions

It is that time of the year when millions travel to enjoy time with their families and friends to enjoy Thanksgiving. It it is estimated that 50 million people will travel for Thanksgiving this year. So how are the travel conditions for your area and where you’re traveling to (see map below regional discussion)?

Southeast:
Travel conditions overall will be good in this region. Parts of Florida and the coastal areas of Georgia and South Carolina may see a few showers or storms, so conditions may be slightly less favorable in this area.

South-central:
Travel conditions will be good in this region.

Southwest:
Travel conditions will be good in this region.

Northeast:
Travel conditions will be good in this region outside of western areas near the Great Lakes. In the Great Lakes region, lake snows are possible, which will cause poor travel conditions.

North-central:
Travel conditions will be impacted by snow in this region.

Northwest:
Travel conditions will be heavily impacted by heavy snow in the higher terrain and heavy rainfall in the valleys.


Firsthand Weather’s Travel Forecast