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Published December 04, 2013, 04:35 PM

Travel Alert in effect for eastern North Dakota

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has changed the Travel Alert to only include areas in eastern North Dakota. Areas included in the Travel Alert include Devils Lake, Grand Forks, Fargo, Valley City, Jamestown, and surrounding areas.

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has changed the Travel Alert to only include areas in eastern North Dakota. Areas included in the Travel Alert include Devils Lake, Grand Forks, Fargo, Valley City, Jamestown, and surrounding areas. Icy conditions, blowing and drifting snow with areas of heavy snow reducing visibility are creating hazardous driving conditions in some areas. A Travel Alert means conditions are such that motorists can still travel in these areas, but are urged to use caution.

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.

Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the travel map is updated daily from 5 AM until 9 PM 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.

If you become stranded, motorists should stay with their vehicle and call 911 for emergency assistance.

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