No Travel Advised for portions of eastern ND

Update as of 6:36 p.m. 10/10/18

NE Department of Emergency Services:

STEELE CO HAS ISSUED A NO TRAVEL ADVISED FOR THEIR COUNTY DUE TO HEAVY SNOW ON ALL ROADWAYS. PLOWS ARE BRING PULLED TILL 10/11 @ 0600

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) along with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) have issued a No Travel Advisory for portions of eastern North Dakota due to snow/ice covered roads and reduced visibility creating hazardous driving conditions. Cities included in the No Travel Advisory are Jamestown, Valley City, Edgeley, Ellendale, Oakes, Cooperstown, Michigan, Larimore and surrounding areas. A No Travel Advisory means conditions are such that motorists should not travel in these areas.

A Travel Alert is in effect for the northeastern portion of North Dakota due to wet and slushy road conditions that may become icy overnight. Cities included in the Travel Alert are Grand Forks, Grafton, Cavalier, Drayton, Pembina and surrounding areas. A Travel Alert means conditions are such that motorists can still travel in these areas, but should be advised of rapidly changing conditions. Motorists are encouraged to reduce speeds and drive according to the conditions.

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.

The NDDOT works hard to keep travelers informed of road conditions. However, the road conditions are not reported 24 hours a day but updated every day from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Central Time, including holidays. It’s important to remember that the conditions may vary from what is being reported.

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