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02/06/2017 04:58 PM

Travel Alert issued for portions of northern North Dakota

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a Travel Alert for portions of northern North Dakota due to blowing snow creating reduced visibility. The Travel Alert includes the cities of Williston, Crosby, Bowbells, Stanley, Minot, Bottineau, Mohall, Kenmare, Towner, Rugby, Rolla, Langdon, Cando, Adams, Cavalier, Grafton, Drayton and surrounding areas. Motorist are advised to watch for changing road conditions in these areas.

A Travel Alert means conditions are such that motorists can still travel in these areas, but should be advised of rapidly changing conditions. Motorists are encouraged to reduce speeds and drive according to the conditions.  

All travelers are encouraged to monitor road conditions as weather conditions occur and use caution while traveling. For road information, call 511 from any type of phone or go to the website: http://www.dot.nd.gov/travel-info-v2/ 

Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the travel map is updated daily from 5 a.m. until 9 p.m. CDT. The road report is based upon the information available to the NDDOT at the time of preparation and is provided solely as a public service. Conditions may vary from those reported. ​ 

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