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UPDATE: Winter Storm Warning issued for many counties in viewing area

Hazardous travel will develop across the area late tonight into Tuesday morning with the worst conditions developing after 7 AM.

Posted: Apr 2, 2018 6:07 AM
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 2:27 PM

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Winter Storm Warning
Areas Affected: Cerro Gordo; Emmet; Hancock; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Winnebago; Worth

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Late Season Winter Storm Tonight into Tuesday... .Snow will develop across northern Iowa tonight. The snow may become heavy at times late tonight into the day on Tuesday, especially across far northern Iowa. Further south, a wintry mix of snow, sleet, or freezing rain is expected. Total snowfall amounts will range from 6 to 8 inches near the Iowa/Minnesota border to 2 to 4 inches along the US Highway 20 corridor. Strong and gusty northwest winds will also develop with wind gusts over 40 mph possible by Tuesday afternoon. These winds will cause areas of blowing snow and hazardous driving conditions. ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, heaviest amounts near the Iowa/Minnesota border, with a light glaze of ice possible.

* WHERE...Far northern Iowa.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 1 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the evening commute on Tuesday. Expect significant reductions in visibility at times.

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Storm Warning
Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Houston; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Hazardous Travel Late Tonight Through Tuesday... .Hazardous travel will develop across the area late tonight into Tuesday morning with the worst conditions developing after 7 AM. Snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches with localized amounts to 12 inches are expected across southeast Minnesota into central Wisconsin. There could be a break in the snow over Clark and Taylor counties between 10 pm and 2 am before heavier snow redevelops. Snow accumulations across northeast Iowa are expected to range from 4 to 6 inches, with some blowing snow possible, along and north of a line from Charles City to Decorah. Far southwest Wisconsin and extreme northeast Iowa will see accumulations of 1 to locally 4 inches with some light icing also possible. Prepare now for hazardous winter travel. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected. Highest snow accumulations will be between 7 AM and 2 PM.

* WHERE...Portions of central, southwest and west central Wisconsin and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 4 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning and evening commute on Tuesday. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times.

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Storm Warning
Areas Affected: Faribault; Freeborn; Goodhue; Steele; Waseca

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...Snow across central Minnesota today and southeast Minnesota and western Wisconsin tonight and tomorrow... .A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for southeast Minnesota and west central Wisconsin tonight through Tuesday. Accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are likely in this area, with locally 10 inches possible. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for much of central Minnesota starting through 1 AM tonight. Accumulations of 2 of 5 inches are likely in this area. Snow will lift north of I-94 this afternoon in central Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Another round of snow will develop later tonight across southern and eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin and continue into early Tuesday evening before tapering off. The snow may be heavy at times. In addition, winds gusting as high as 30 to 35 mph could cause some blowing and drifting snow. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 10 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of west central Wisconsin and south central and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 4 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Tuesday. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

A Winter Storm Warning for 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.

Winter Storm Warning
Areas Affected: Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Hazardous Travel Late Tonight Through Tuesday... .Hazardous travel will develop across the area late tonight into Tuesday morning with the worst conditions developing after 7 AM. Snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches with localized amounts to 12 inches are expected across southeast Minnesota into central Wisconsin. There could be a break in the snow over Clark and Taylor counties between 10 pm and 2 am before heavier snow redevelops. Snow accumulations across northeast Iowa are expected to range from 4 to 6 inches, with some blowing snow possible, along and north of a line from Charles City to Decorah. Far southwest Wisconsin and extreme northeast Iowa will see accumulations of 1 to locally 4 inches with some light icing also possible. Prepare now for hazardous winter travel. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and light freezing drizzle expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches, with localized amounts up to 8 inches, and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected. Heaviest snow accumulations will be between 7 AM and 5 PM.

* WHERE...Mitchell, Howard, Winneshiek and Floyd Counties.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 4 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning and evening commute on Tuesday. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Allamakee; Chickasaw; Clayton; Fayette

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Hazardous Travel Late Tonight Through Tuesday... .Hazardous travel will develop across the area late tonight into Tuesday morning with the worst conditions developing after 7 AM. Snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches with localized amounts to 12 inches are expected across southeast Minnesota into central Wisconsin. There could be a break in the snow over Clark and Taylor counties between 10 pm and 2 am before heavier snow redevelops. Snow accumulations across northeast Iowa are expected to range from 4 to 6 inches, with some blowing snow possible, along and north of a line from Charles City to Decorah. Far southwest Wisconsin and extreme northeast Iowa will see accumulations of 1 to locally 4 inches with some light icing also possible. Prepare now for hazardous winter travel. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and light freezing drizzle expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are expected. The main snow accumulation period will be between 7 AM and 5 PM.

* WHERE...Chickasaw County.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 4 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning and evening commute on Tuesday. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Black Hawk; Bremer; Butler; Calhoun; Franklin; Grundy; Hamilton; Hardin; Humboldt; Pocahontas; Sac; Webster; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Late Season Winter Storm Tonight into Tuesday... .Snow will develop across northern Iowa tonight. The snow may become heavy at times late tonight into the day on Tuesday, especially across far northern Iowa. Further south, a wintry mix of snow, sleet, or freezing rain is expected. Total snowfall amounts will range from 6 to 8 inches near the Iowa/Minnesota border to 2 to 4 inches along the US Highway 20 corridor. Strong and gusty northwest winds will also develop with wind gusts over 40 mph possible by Tuesday afternoon. These winds will cause areas of blowing snow and hazardous driving conditions. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches, and ice a light glaze of possible.

* WHERE...North-central Iowa.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Tuesday to 1 AM CDT Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute on Tuesday. Expect reduced visibilities at times.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 452268

Reported Deaths: 6100
CountyCasesDeaths
Hennepin938131490
Ramsey40370746
Dakota33353349
Anoka31193366
Washington20363231
Stearns17995189
St. Louis13857245
Scott1209197
Wright11723106
Olmsted1068375
Sherburne825766
Carver700138
Clay655582
Rice618070
Kandiyohi556572
Blue Earth545933
Crow Wing487778
Otter Tail460967
Chisago456436
Benton422287
Winona393048
Douglas377266
Nobles373946
Mower370829
Goodhue352661
Polk330559
McLeod326747
Beltrami314048
Morrison313545
Lyon304138
Becker288039
Itasca286443
Isanti284242
Carlton282543
Steele278110
Pine269214
Freeborn251523
Todd232630
Nicollet227537
Brown216934
Mille Lacs214945
Le Sueur212816
Cass209424
Meeker200933
Waseca191916
Wabasha17343
Martin171426
Roseau166217
Hubbard150138
Redwood140827
Houston139714
Renville137940
Dodge13714
Chippewa132032
Cottonwood128418
Fillmore12576
Wadena120517
Rock111212
Aitkin109233
Sibley10917
Faribault108316
Watonwan10688
Pennington100716
Kanabec98818
Pipestone95923
Yellow Medicine94216
Murray9056
Jackson87110
Swift84318
Pope7435
Stevens7078
Marshall70315
Clearwater68714
Lake66015
Lac qui Parle65716
Wilkin6309
Koochiching60210
Lincoln4892
Big Stone4663
Unassigned43768
Grant4358
Norman4248
Mahnomen4147
Kittson37320
Red Lake3194
Traverse2583
Lake of the Woods1951
Cook1150

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 309989

Reported Deaths: 4424
CountyCasesDeaths
Polk46587464
Linn17979279
Scott15787171
Black Hawk14037243
Woodbury13093181
Johnson1224652
Dubuque11535159
Pottawattamie9111115
Dallas905972
Story877838
Webster471577
Cerro Gordo471472
Sioux459157
Clinton456167
Warren456139
Marshall429862
Buena Vista396130
Muscatine394978
Des Moines390043
Plymouth352470
Wapello348498
Jasper330159
Lee322632
Marion308152
Jones274250
Henry266131
Carroll258034
Bremer249348
Crawford233524
Boone222017
Washington222033
Benton212250
Mahaska197237
Jackson194331
Tama189959
Dickinson188329
Kossuth178544
Delaware175236
Clay171421
Wright166424
Fayette165024
Hamilton162030
Buchanan161624
Winneshiek159720
Harrison157962
Hardin156730
Cedar155419
Clayton153649
Butler150824
Page146315
Floyd140836
Cherokee139927
Mills138417
Lyon137333
Poweshiek134524
Hancock131424
Allamakee130230
Iowa127422
Calhoun12339
Madison123210
Grundy122128
Jefferson122025
Winnebago121529
Mitchell116637
Louisa115730
Cass114743
Chickasaw113512
Appanoose112040
Sac112015
Emmet111232
Union110723
Humboldt106419
Shelby104727
Guthrie104024
Franklin103218
Unassigned10050
Palo Alto91711
Montgomery88024
Keokuk86126
Howard85019
Monroe81919
Clarke8087
Pocahontas78111
Ida75830
Davis70021
Greene6977
Adair69520
Monona67118
Lucas66410
Osceola64611
Worth6154
Taylor5989
Fremont5246
Van Buren50115
Decatur4954
Ringgold44811
Audubon4208
Wayne41821
Adams2983
Rochester/St. Mary'S
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Mason City
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Albert Lea
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Austin
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Charles City
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Snow will continue into Sunday morning
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