I-29 closed from Fargo to Canada | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO – KFGO News

I-29 closed from Fargo to Canada | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO - KFGO News

I-29 closed from Fargo to Canadian border, I-94 closed from Bismarck to Fargo and no travel advisory issued in south central, northeastern ND

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) have CLOSED 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.

As a reminder, I-94 is CLOSED from Jamestown to Fargo due to slippery road condition and 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.

Cities included in the No Travel Advised are Bismarck, Mandan, Jamestown, Valley City, Ashley, Ellendale, Glen Ullin, Center, Flasher, and surrounding areas.

A Travel Alert remains in effect for southwestern and southeastern North Dakota due to slippery roads and reduced visibility. Cities in included in the Travel Alert are Dickinson, Bowman, Fargo, Wahpeton, and surrounding areas.

The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have issued a Travel Alert for portions of central North Dakota.

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.

A Travel Alert has been extended to southwestern N.D. Blowing snow is reducing visibility and creating areas of scattered ice.

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.

Cities included in the Travel Alert are Bismarck, Jamestown, Valley City, Glen Ullin, Ashley, Linton and surrounding areas.

FARGO — The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol have closed the northbound and southbound lanes of I-29 from Fargo to the Canadian border and the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 from Bismarck to Fargo on Thursday, March 14.

Roads have been closed due to slippery road conditions and zero visibility. A road closed means motorists are not allowed to travel due to life threatening conditions. Roads may be impassible or blocked.

Additionally, a no travel advisory has been issued 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 are 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 the affected areas.

A travel alert is in effect for southwestern and southeastern North Dakota due to slippery roads and reduced visibility.


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