Winter weather advisory today

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of central Minnesota in effect from 9 a.m. this morning to 6 p.m. this evening, including Benton, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd. and Wright counties (+ more).

Snow will develop in Minnesota from mid to late morning, totals are expected to vary
3 to 5 inches in central Minnesota. The snow could turn to freezing drizzle for a period of time before ending this evening.

Expect slippery road conditions. Dangerous conditions could impact the evening ride. Wind chills as low as 15 below zero could lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 511. Road conditions can also be viewed at

From the National Weather Service this morning: Expect the snow to start Tuesday morning and continue throughout the afternoon. There is a risk of freezing drizzle Tuesday evening. Wednesday much colder until the following weekend with wind chills between 15 and 30 below zero possible Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning.

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