Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Feb. 7, 2019

Blowing snow creates hazardous driving conditions

No travel advised in portions of west central Minnesota and Interstate 94

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – (2:35 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation has enacted a no travel advisory on Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Fergus Falls, and in the following counties due to dangerous driving conditions:

  • Big Stone
  • Clay
  • Stevens
  • Traverse
  • Wilken

High winds and blowing snow are causing whiteout conditions. Snowplows will continue to operate, but motorists are advised not to travel until conditions improve.

For tips on safe winter driving, go to www.mndot.gov/workzone/winter.html.