Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Dec. 27, 2018

Blowing snow creates hazardous driving conditions

No travel advised on Highway 2 between Crookston and East Grand Forks; Highway 200 in Norman County between Highways 9 and 75; portions of west central Minnesota and Interstate 94

 

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has enacted a no-travel advisory in the following counties due to dangerous driving conditions:

  • Wilkin
  • Traverse
  • Big Stone

A no-travel advisory is also in effect for Highway 2 between Crookston and East Grand Forks in Polk County and on Highway 200 in Norman County between Highways 9 and 75 due to dangerous driving conditions.

High winds and blowing snow are causing whiteout conditions. Snowplows will continue to operate for as long as conditions allow, but motorists are advised not to travel that corridor until conditions improve.

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

For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota, visit 511mn.org or get the free smartphone app at Google Play or the App Store.

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