The National Weather Service is busy with all sorts of watches, warnings and advisories for the region and the state.

For the Bismarck region, a WIND ADVISORY will be in effect from 12 Midnight until 6 PM on Wednesday. (3/3) Expect Northwest winds from 30-45 MPH. These winds can effect high profile vehicles and hazardous for those working on elevated structures.

Expect much colder temperatures for tomorrow through Wednesday. However, temperatures will rise to near or above 40 degrees Friday though the weekend and near 50 for Monday.

Wind chill values will range to below - 30 degrees Tuesday night.

Winter storm watches and warnings plus blizzard warnings will be in effect for South Dakota and Minnesota.

If you have travel plans to these areas, you're strongly advised to check the forecast and road conditions before you leave.

Stay up to date on these changing weather conditions.