The National Weather Service has issues a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for the Bismarck- Mandan area and a BLIZZARD WARNING for areas ACROSS THE WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST INTO THE FAR SOUTH CENTRAL ND.


The BLIZZARD WARNING area (area in RED on the map) can expect an additional 2 inches of fresh snow and gusty winds from 35- 45 MPH causing difficult road traveling. The BLIZZARD WARNING will go into effect this afternoon starting at 3PM CST.