Winter Weather

Severe Winter Weather Awareness - National Weather Service. October 26 thru 30 is Winter Weather Awareness Week.

Winter Weather Definitions
Learn important severe winter weather terms such as watch, warning, blizzard, wind chill, and more.

Be Prepared. Basic Winter Weather Safety Tips.

National Weather Service Winter Weather Safety

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning - Protect Your Family.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a common by-product of appliances that run flammable fuel. CO is caused from incomplete combustion of any type of fuel. CO can be emitted from furnaces, hot water heaters, space heaters, gas ranges, ovens, and dryers, and exhaust from running vehicles. A clogged chimney or improper venting can cause problems as well.

Road Conditions - Click Here - Call 511
Visit the North Dakota Department of Transportation travel information map before traveling. Know the road conditions!

Snow Removal - Snow Emergency Route Information
Take this link to Bismarck Public Works snow emergency route map and snow removal priorities.

Winter Weather Safety - ND Department of Emergency Services
Winter Weather Safety Tips from ND Department of Emergency Services.

Wind Chill - National Weather Service Brochure
The National Weather Service brochure will inform you about the dangers of wind chill and provides basic information on assisting those with frostbite or hypothermia.