« View county listDense Fog Advisory
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Including the cities of Hastings, New Ulm, St Peter, Le Sueur,
Faribault, Red Wing, St James, Mankato, Waseca, Owatonna,
Fairmont, Blue Earth, Albert Lea, Rice Lake, Ladysmith,
River Falls, Prescott, Menomonie, Durand, Chippewa Falls,
and Eau Claire
1116 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CST SATURDAY...
* VISIBILITY...Visibilities across south central Minnesota into
west central Wisconsin will continue to drop overnight, with
widespread visibilities of a quarter mile or less expected by
* IMPACTS...Limited visibilities will make travel difficult.
* ADDITIONAL IMPACTS...With temperatures below freezing, slick
spots will be possible, especially on bridges and untreated
A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down...
use your headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.
$$Winter Storm Warning
Including the cities of Foley, Elk River, Litchfield, Monticello,
Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater, Hutchinson, Gaylord,
Chaska, Shakopee, Hastings, Le Sueur, Faribault, Red Wing,
Waseca, Owatonna, Hudson, River Falls, Prescott, and Durand
839 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY TO
6 AM CST SUNDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow
accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected.
* WHERE...Portions of west central Wisconsin and central, east
central, south central and southeast Minnesota.
* WHEN...From 3 PM Saturday to 6 AM CST Sunday. The snow will
begin around 3 PM and end around midnight. Areas of blowing
snow will follow the accumulating snow until early Sunday
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of blowing
and drifting snow.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or
impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest
road conditions for Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org and for
Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state.