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10/11/2019 05:27 PM

I-94 CLOSED from Bismarck to Fargo, No Travel Advisory now in effect for southeast North Dakota

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) are CLOSING both the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 from Bismarck to Fargo. Also a No Travel Advisory is now in effect for southeast North Dakota, including Fargo, Casselton, and surrounding areas heavy snow and high winds causing near zero visibility, icy roads, and hazardous driving conditions.

  • I-94 CLOSED from Bismarck to Fargo
  • I-29 CLOSED from Grand Forks to the Canadian border
  • US Highway 2 CLOSED from Rugby to Larimore. The north central portion of the state, in and around Devils Lake, is experiencing very heavy snow and white out conditions. Secondary state highways in this area are IMPASSABLE and BLOCKED. Motorists SHOULD NOT TRAVEL!

Additionally, a Travel Alert is still in effect for areas in southeastern North Dakota including Wahpeton and surrounding areas due to snow and ice covered roads. A Travel Alert means conditions are such that motorists can still travel in these areas. Motorists should be aware that travel conditions can change quickly and create hazardous driving conditions.

As a reminder, a No Travel Advisory remains in place for the central and northeastern areas of the state including Bismarck, Jamestown, Valley City, Devils Lake, Grand Forks and surrounding areas due to heavy snow and high winds causing near zero visibility, icy roads, and hazardous driving conditions. 

Please be aware that Commercial Truck Parking is becoming limited in Mandan due to the I-94 closure from Bismarck to Fargo. Commercial trucks should consider stopping in Dickinson. 

Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the Travel Information Map at www.dot.nd.gov is updated daily from 5 a.m. until 10 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.

For more winter storm emergency info please go https://ndresponse.gov/severe-winter-weather

 

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