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North Dakota Highway Patrol restricts travel due to high winds

High winds can cause high-profile vehicles to sway, swerve or whip.

Forum News Service file photo
Forum News Service file photo

North Dakota Highway Patrol is urging motorists to use caution while traveling due to high winds on Wednesday, Jan. 14.

High-profile, long-load type and permitted over-dimensional vehicles have restricted travel. The reason these vehicles are restricted during high winds is because they could swerve, whip, sway or fail to follow in the path of the towing vehicle, according to NDHP.

Motorists can access road and weather information by visiting NDRoads at https://travel.dot.nd.gov/.

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