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Flooding Closes Canadian Highway 39 South of Estevan, Saskatchewan, CBP Advises Use of Alternate Ports

Release Date: 
July 19, 2011

Portal, N.D. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection is advising the traveling public that all commercial and passenger vehicles traveling in western North Dakota and southeastern Saskatchewan may be required to use alternate ports of entry due to local road closure.

All U.S. ports of entry remain open at this time.

Canadian Highway 39 is currently closed from Estevan, Saskatchewan to the border at Portal, North Dakota. Commercial and Passenger traffic can utilize the 24-hour ports of Dunseith, North Dakota to the east of Portal and Raymond, Montana to the west of Portal as alternate travel routes. Passenger traffic may also enter at Noonan, North Dakota and Northgate, North Dakota.

For the most up to date road conditions and road closures please visit the web sites for North Dakota, Saskatchewan and Montana.

For more information on port hours and wait times please visit the CBP web site.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017