update on road conditions around North Dakota
No Travel Advisory lifted for southwestern ND, I-29 remains closed from Fargo to Grand Forks, No Travel Advisories remain in effect for sections of northern ND
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have lif tend the No Travel Advisory for the southwestern region of the state. I-29 remains closed from Fargo to Grand Forks and No Travel Advisories remain in effect for northeast ND and sections of north central and northwestern ND due to blowing and drifting snow creating near zero visibility and hazardous driving conditions. Cities included in the No Travel Advisories are Grand Forks, Devils Lake, Minot, Crosby, Bowbells and surrounding areas. Conditions are such that motorists in these areas should not travel.
A Travel Alert remains in effectfor areas around Williston, Fargo, Wahpeton, Valley City, Jamestown, Ellendale, and surrounding areas. A Travel Alert means conditions are such that motorists can still travel in these areas, but should be advised of freezing rain causing icy road 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.nd.gov. NDDOT releases information to inform the public about travel conditions throughout the state. The three categories are as follows: