Travel alert issued for areas including Jamestown and Valley City
The North Dakota Department of Transportation has issued a travel alert for northern and central North Dakota due to blowing snow causing areas of scattered ice on the roadways. As temperatures drop throughout the night, roads may become icy. Motorists are encouraged to reduce speeds due to potential slippery road conditions and drive accordingly. Cities included in the travel alert are Williston, Minot, Devils Lake, Grand Forks, Valley City, Jamestown, Bismarck and surrounding areas. Conditions are such that motorists can travel in these areas, but should be advised of rapidly changing 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 www.dot.gov. NDDOT releases information to inform the public about travel conditions throughout the state.