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Winter Weather Advisory

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Wed 01/15/2020 05:51 AM EST

End Time

Wed 01/15/2020 04:00 PM EST

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Moderate impact

Headline

...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY ACROSS CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND LIGHT ICING LIKELY OVER FAR SOUTHERN MINNESOTA TODAY...
.Snow will continue this morning across central Minnesota. Two to four inches of snow is expected for Douglas, Todd, Morrison, Mille Lacs and Kanabec counties. Snow will diminish this afternoon. In addition, freezing drizzle can be expected this morning over far southern Minnesota, including the Interstate 90 corridor. A few hundredths of an inch of ice accretion is expected along and south of a line from Darfur to Madelia to Waseca to Owatonna.
Motorists should exercise caution and allow extra time when traveling this morning. Please drive slowly and with caution if roads are slippery.

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN 451 AM CST Wed Jan 15 2020 ...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY ACROSS CENTRAL MINNESOTA AND LIGHT ICING LIKELY OVER FAR SOUTHERN MINNESOTA TODAY... .Snow will continue this morning across central Minnesota. Two to four inches of snow is expected for Douglas, Todd, Morrison, Mille Lacs and Kanabec counties. Snow will diminish this afternoon. In addition, freezing drizzle can be expected this morning over far southern Minnesota, including the Interstate 90 corridor. A few hundredths of an inch of ice accretion is expected along and south of a line from Darfur to Madelia to Waseca to Owatonna. Motorists should exercise caution and allow extra time when traveling this morning. Please drive slowly and with caution if roads are slippery. MNZ041>045-151800- /O.CON.KMPX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-200115T2100Z/ Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec- Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls, Princeton, and Mora 451 AM CST Wed Jan 15 2020 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Snow. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches. * WHERE...Douglas, Morrison, Todd, Kanabec and Mille Lacs Counties. * WHEN...Until 3 PM CST this afternoon. * IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Motorists should exercise caution and allow extra time when traveling. Please drive slowly and with caution if roads are slippery. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. &&