Winter Storm Possible Thursday & Friday
The National Weather Service says there's a chance of impactful winter weather across Minnesota from late tonight through Friday.
A mix of rain, snow, and freezing rain is expected early Thursday morning before changing to all snow during the day. The snow should continue into the day Friday as winds pick up, gusting to 30-40 mph causing bowing, drifting, and poor visibility.
After an initial dose of 1 to 2 inches of snow overnight tonight into tomorrow morning, scattered snow showers are possible during the day tomorrow, before another shot of snow develops Thursday night into Friday with he potential of another 1 to 3 inches of snow.
With a wintry mix and freezing rain possible before turning to all snow overnight tonight, travel impacts could be felt as early as Thursday morning. Snow, blowing snow, and reduced visibilities will only make things more difficult through the day Friday.
The National Weather Service advises that we monitor forecast updates and social media, especially if you have travel plans for Thursday and Friday. We will keep you up to date right here, on the 98.1 app, and at 98.1 FM.
From the National Weather Service this morning: There is the potential for hazardous winter weather Thursday through Friday. Forecast snowfall amounts have increased, however there is still uncertainty with this storm. If you have travel plans across the region Thursday or Friday, make sure you stay up-to-date with the latest winter weather forecasts.
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