Winter weather advisory in effect until 10 am


Winter weather advisory in effect until 10 am

Plan on slick, slippery conditions on the roadways.

The Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 10 o'clock tonight until 4 p.m. on Saturday and it includes Jackson, Josephine, Douglas, eastern Curry and eastern Coos counties.

Travel Through The Morning Commute.Another Storm Possible Saturday Afternoon and Night.Wintry precipitation continues to exit quickly to the northeast, but will linger across central into north central Wisconsin through sunrise.

Once it ends, the focus turns to a storm system that is forecast to bring heavy snow to parts of the Northland from late Saturday into Sunday. As of 9:00 a.m. Friday, controls remain on mountain roads including Highway 50, I-80, SR-88, SR-89, SR-207, SR-431 and SR-28.

According to the NWS forecast, there is a 60% chance another inch of snow could fall around the Ferndale area before 10pm.

WHAT.Heavy snow and light ice accumulations possible.

Saturday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

The snow should move out of the metro by 1 a.m., and when is all said and done, the Twin Cities should see between 4 and 7 inches.

At the tail end of the system, Augustyniak said wind gusts could be up to 30 miles per hour. Total snow accumulations could reach 3 to 5 inches in the West Point area. Travel could become very hard Saturday night through early Sunday.

Saturday afternoon through late Saturday night.



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