The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a WIND ADVISORY for the area until 4 p.m. Sunday, April 10th.

Winds gusting up to 45 MPH are expected for the area today. The areas effected include-

  • Pierce
  • Ward
  • Burleigh
  • Morton
  • Oliver
  • Kidder
  • Stutsman
  • Mercer
  • Mclean


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A wind advisory means winds will exceed 35 MPH, and locally can gust up to 45 mph.


These winds can effect high profile vehicles in open areas including  interstate driving or motorcycle riders. Residents are advised to secure loose items on their property.