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Published December 29, 2010, 09:47 PM

No Travel Advisory Issued For North Central ND

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has issued a No Travel Advisory for the north central portion of North Dakota due to heavy snow and blowing snow causing areas of zero visibility.

By: WDAZ Staff Reports,

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has issued a No Travel Advisory for the north central portion of North Dakota due to heavy snow and blowing snow causing areas of zero visibility. No Travel Advisories are issued when conditions warrant no travel but not a road closure. No Travel Advisories have the potential to change to a Road Closure if conditions deteriorate.

Cities affected by the No Travel Advisory include: Minot, Kenmare, Bottineau, Harvey, Garrison and surrounding areas.

A Travel Alert remains in effect for the Dickinson, Bismarck and Devils Lake areas due to snow and blowing snow causing reduced visibility. Motorists should be advised that snow drifts may be encountered at structures and sheltered areas and are encouraged to reduce speeds.

Cities affected by the Travel Alert include: Bismarck, Glen Ullin, Flasher, Linton, Napoleon, Steele, Center, McClusky, Devils Lake, Rolla, Langdon, Carrington and surrounding areas.

As this storm continues to move east throughout the night, conditions are expected to deteriorate with worse conditions expected in the northern portion of the state. To stay informed about rapidly changing conditions, please go to the Travel Information Map at www.dot.nd.gov or call 511.

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