“Those who must travel this weekend should be prepared for emergencies, and pack extra flashlights, food and water in their vehicles.
Residents along the Highway 2 corridor in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota should expect heavy snow and ice, and winds gusting up to 35 mph. Projected snowfall accumulation is 6 to 14 inches.
Travel will be difficult to impossible, according to the National Weather Service. Blowing snow will significantly reduce visibility. Those who must travel should plan accordingly and keep an extra flashlight, food and water in the vehicle in case of an emergency.
The storm system is the third major storm this week, which is bound to instigate another round of travel woes as millions of Americans return home from the Thanksgiving holiday this weekend.”
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