I-94 Bismarck to Fargo and I-29 Fargo to Canadian Border CLOSED
March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 – 11 a.m.
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) have CLOSED:
- I-94 eastbound and westbound from Bismarck to Jamestown due to slippery road conditions and zero visibility.
- I-94 eastbound and westbound from Jamestown to Fargo due to slippery road conditions and near zero visibility.
- I-29 northbound and southbound from Fargo to the Canadian Border due to snow and blowing snow creating slippery road conditions, near zero visibility and life threatening driving conditions.
Road Closed means motorists are not allowed to travel on a closed road due to life threatening conditions. The road may be impassible or blocked. Motorists who drive past a road closure device may be fined up to $250.
NDDOT and NDHP have extended the No Travel Advisory to include southeast North Dakota, including Fargo, Wahpeton and surrounding areas, due to blowing snow and areas of near zero visibility.
Additional closures and advisories are:
- US Highway 2 CLOSED eastbound and westbound from Devils Lake to Grand Forks due to slippery road conditions, snow drifts blocking roadways, and near zero visibility.
- A No Travel Advisory is in effect for all areas of south central and northeastern North Dakota due to blowing snow, high winds, icy roads, and areas of near zero visibility creating hazardous driving conditions. Cities included in the No Travel Advisory include Bismarck, Jamestown, Valley City, Grand Forks, Devils Lake and surrounding areas. A No Travel Advisory means conditions are such that motorists should not travel in these areas.
The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for central and eastern North Dakota. It is expected that conditions will deteriorate and travel will be greatly impacted as a result of this storm system. Motorists are advised to watch for travel advisories issued by law enforcement and NDDOT and head the warnings.
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 Travel Information Map at www.dot.nd.gov. Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the travel map 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.
Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the travel map 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.
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