UPDATE: I-29 now open from Fargo to Grand Forks

UPDATE: The North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol have opened US Highway 2 eastbound and westbound from Devils Lake to Grand Forks from Fargo to Grand Forks.

I-94 eastbound and westbound are still closed from Bismarck to Fargo, and a no travel advisory is in effect for all areas of south central and eastern North Dakota due to snow drifts, icy roads, and areas of hazardous driving conditions.


ORIGINAL STORY: The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol say interstates and highways are impassable across portions of south central and eastern N.D.

The following roads will remained closed through the night due to snow drifts blocking roadways and near zero visibility.:

I-94 eastbound and westbound from Bismarck to Fargo.

I-29 northbound and southbound from Fargo to the Canadian border.

US Highway 2 eastbound and westbound from Devils Lake to Grand Forks.

The NDDOT is bringing in additional equipment to remove vehicles and clear roadways. They say abandoned vehicles will be towed to the nearest interchange.

The departments also have a No Travel Advisory in effect for all areas of south central and eastern North Dakota due to blowing snow high winds, icy roads, and near-zero visibility creating hazardous driving conditions. This advisory includes east of Bismarck, east of Devils Lake, Jamestown, Valley City, Fargo, Grand Forks and surrounding areas.

For road information, travelers can call 511 or visit the NDDOT's travel map website.