Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Dec. 31, 2018

No travel advised in portions of west central Minnesota

DETROIT LAKES – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has enacted a no travel advisory on state and federal highways in the following counties due to dangerous driving conditions:

  • Clay
  • Big Stone
  • Stevens
  • Traverse
  • Wilkin

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 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.