Severe Weather Alerts
Winter Weather Advisory:
Issued at: 2:18 PM CST on January 31, 2015, expires at: 12:00 PM CST on February 01, 2015
- ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to noon CST Sunday... The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to noon CST Sunday.
- Snow accumulation...around 3 inches along Highway 14 from Mankato to Owatonna...to around 6 inches along and south of Interstate 90.
- Timing...snow will begin this evening and continue through Sunday morning. Northeast winds will increase overnight... leading to patchy blowing snow as well.
- Impacts...roads will be snow covered and slick. Visibilities will be reduced...especially overnight when blowing snow may also develop. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling...especially in open areas. Borghoff