I-94 Closed from Fargo to Jamestown; I-29 closed from Fargo to Grand Forks(WDAY TV) -- Remainder of I-94 from Jamestown to Fargo closed; I-29 from Fargo to Grand Forks closed; No Travel Advisory and Travel Alert extended.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
(WDAY TV) -- Remainder of I-94 from Jamestown to Fargo closed; I-29 from Fargo to Grand Forks closed; No Travel Advisory and Travel Alert extended.
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol have closed I-94 from Jamestown to Fargo and I-29 from Fargo to Grand Forks due to heavy snow and winds causing areas of zero visibility and significant drifting making the roadway impassable.
In addition, No Travel is Advised on the following roadways in the Minot area: US 83 from Minot to Underwood; and ND 23 from US 83 to New Town. Motorists should not travel in these areas due to hazardous conditions which may make it unsafe to travel.
The Travel Alert has also been extended to include the Grand Forks area due to blowing snow creating reduced visibility and snow and ice covered roadways
As a reminder the following advisories have previously been issued:
I-94 is closed from the Montana state line to Jamestown
A No Travel Advisory remains in effect for state highways around Dickinson, Bismarck, Jamestown, Valley City, Fargo and Wahpeton.
A Travel Alert in effect for Williston, Watford City, areas of south of Minot, and surrounding areas.