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See [[Road names/USA]], [[Road types/USA]]
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=== State Highway Naming ===
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[[File:Wa-Highway-Blank.png|48px|left|frameless|Washington Highway]]
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State highways are to be named '''SR-###'''<br><br>
  
Most of the state's roads are typed according to [http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/data/tools/geoportal/?config=functionalclass&layers=Functional+Class WSDOT functional classification]. Most of the state road types are set to WSDOT's map. Of course, there are always exceptions, so the Functional Class map isn't biblical truth, but if we map the roads according to WSDOT's FC map the [[Routing server|routing]] choices will be a lot better!
 
  
If you want to know more about the Federal Functional Classification check the [[National_resources/USA/Functional_classification|Functional Classification]] article.
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Washington State highways should be current to our wiki standard,
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if you see one that doesn't seem right contact one of the SM's.
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=== County Road Naming ===
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[[File:WY-County-Blank.png|48px|left|frameless|Wyoming County]]County roads with the name designation of "County Road ##" or "Co Rd ##" are to be named in Waze as '''CR-##'''. This shortened version takes up less space on the map screen and is announced correctly as "County Road ##" while navigating with the Waze app.<br><br>
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=== Locking Standard ===
 
=== Locking Standard ===
  
Washington observes the following locking standards on the following types of road segments. All roads must be locked '''at least''' to the minimum level stated. If needing a segment unlocked or locked to a </> level please use the Unlock and [https://www.waze.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=622 Update Request forum].  
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Washington observes the following locking standards on the following types of road segments. All roads must be locked '''at least''' to the minimum level stated. Roads may be locked higher for protection and special situations (construction, confusing design, frequent mistakes, image inaccuracies, etc.), If needing a segment unlocked or locked to a </> level please use the Unlock and [https://www.waze.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=622 Update Request forum].  
  
 
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=== Speed Limits ===
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Washington follows the US wiki [[Speed limits/USA|Speed_limits/USA]] for adding speed limits to the map.
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Local guidance will be listed on the Washington speed limit page
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[https://wiki.waze.com/wiki/Washington/Speed_limits Washington/Speed limits]
  
 
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State Highway Naming

Washington Highway

State highways are to be named SR-###


Washington State highways should be current to our wiki standard, if you see one that doesn't seem right contact one of the SM's.


County Road Naming

Wyoming County
County roads with the name designation of "County Road ##" or "Co Rd ##" are to be named in Waze as CR-##. This shortened version takes up less space on the map screen and is announced correctly as "County Road ##" while navigating with the Waze app.


Locking Standard

Washington observes the following locking standards on the following types of road segments. All roads must be locked at least to the minimum level stated. Roads may be locked higher for protection and special situations (construction, confusing design, frequent mistakes, image inaccuracies, etc.), If needing a segment unlocked or locked to a </> level please use the Unlock and Update Request forum.

Washington Minimum Locking Standards
Segment Type Rank
 Freeway  4
 Ramp  4
 • • • • Ferry • • • •   4
 Major Highway  3
 Minor Highway  2
 Primary Street  2
 |-|-|-|-|-|-|-|-|-| Railroad |-|-|-|-|-|-|-|-|-|  2
All Others 1

Speed Limits

Washington follows the US wiki Speed_limits/USA for adding speed limits to the map.

Local guidance will be listed on the Washington speed limit page Washington/Speed limits