MnDOT: No travel advised on Wadena and Todd county highways – Brainerd Dispatch

MnDOT: No travel advised on Wadena and Todd county highways – Brainerd Dispatch

The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no travel on state highways in Wadena and Todd counties due to high winds, blowing snow and low visibility (less than 1/10 of mile).

The advisory was released Friday morning, Feb. 11.
Severe wind gusts up to 40 mph are expected to continue through the afternoon.

No Travel Advised means the roadway has deteriorated and/or visibility has been reduced to the point that it is very dangerous to travel.

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.

For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota, visit

www.511mn.org

or get the free smartphone app at

Google Play

or the

App Store

.

Tri-County Health Care in Wadena also announced its satellite clinics were closed Friday due to poor weather conditions and no travel advisories. The Wadena Medical Clinic and Ready Care Clinic will remain open at this time.





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