OK, if you're making plans to travel for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, you can now check out traffic on your computer before you even hit the road! AWESOME.

New cameras on Interstates 10 and 49 – and a website where the public can view the traffic – should aid motorists in planning routing decisions, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced Wednesday morning.

(via Traffic cameras up on I-10 and I-49, DOTD says | The Advertiser | theadvertiser.com.)