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Weather front<br /> How connected vehicles<br /> could alter the RWIS landscape<br /> Ghost busters<br /> Strategies designed to wipe<br /> out wrong-way driving in Texas<br /> c es<br /> A<br /> W<br /> O<br /> m<br /> m<br /> m<br /> WWW.TRAffIcTecHNologyTodAy.coM<br /> Pull out<br /> the stops<br /> Autonomous networks: could<br /> traffic managers take a leaf<br /> out of Mother Nature’s book to<br /> revolutionize our roads?<br /> PLUS | Heart of the matter | Victory parade | Rob Gifford, PACTS<br /> <a title="Traffic Technology International - October / November 2012 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/13faca69?page=1"> rti l in this 19th orld October/N</a> <a title="Traffic Technology International - October / November 2012 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/13faca69?page=2"> </a> <a title="Traffic Technology International - October / November 2012 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/13faca69?page=3"> | In This Issue Cover story 54 Pull ou</a> <a title="Traffic Technology International - October / November 2012 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/13faca69?page=4"> In This Issue | 74 76 87 101 </a> <a title="Traffic Technology International - October / November 2012 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/13faca69?page=5"> Weather persistent Sun or clouds. 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