Winter Weather Advisory for many southern MN, northern Iowa counties throughout Monday

A wintry mix of rain, freezing drizzle, and snow will transition to snow along and north of Interstate 90 by late morning and during the early afternoon for the remainder of the area.

Posted: Dec 29, 2019 10:25 AM
Updated: Dec 30, 2019 7:54 AM

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Allamakee; Chickasaw; Clayton; Fayette; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Expected from Late Morning until Midnight Tonight... .A wintry mix of rain, freezing drizzle, and snow will transition to snow along and north of Interstate 90 by late morning and during the early afternoon for the remainder of the area. There may be a light glaze this morning. The greatest threat will be on ridge tops in western Wisconsin and in southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa. The highest snow totals will be in central and north-central Wisconsin where 5 to 8 inches are expected. The snow totals will then decrease to the southwest. Be prepared for slick, potentially difficult travel conditions through tonight. The afternoon commute will be impacted by snow covered roads. These impacts may continue into Tuesday morning especially on secondary roads. Travel along and north of Interstate 94 could become dangerous from this afternoon into tonight. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...A wintry mix of drizzle, freezing drizzle, and snow will change to just snow by early afternoon and then continue through midnight. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of southwest Wisconsin, north central and northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Benton; Blue Earth; Brown; Chippewa; Douglas; Faribault; Freeborn; Kanabec; Kandiyohi; Lac Qui Parle; Martin; McLeod; Meeker; Mille Lacs; Morrison; Nicollet; Pope; Redwood; Renville; Sibley; Stearns; Stevens; Swift; Todd; Watonwan; Yellow Medicine

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...ONE LAST ROUND OF WINTRY PRECIPITATION TODAY AND THIS EVENING BEFORE THE SYSTEM FINALLY DEPARTS... .A band of rain coming out of southern and eastern Wisconsin will move into west central Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota early this morning. It will transition from rain to snow as it moves west across western Wisconsin, with mostly snow expected. Some rain or drizzle could mix in with the snow at times in west central Wisconsin this morning. Precipitation will quickly diminish from north to south between 8 pm and midnight this evening. Snow accumulation will range from 4 to 7 inches generally along and east of I-35, with amounts gradually tapering down to around an inch near the South Dakota border. Northwest winds will increase today and continue tonight with gusts of 35 to 40 mph possible, causing areas of blowing snow. This evening's commute is expected to be severely impacted. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect through this evening for all of western Wisconsin and Chisago County in Minnesota. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the remainder of central and southern Minnesota through this evening. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, south central, southwest and west central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning and evening commutes.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Dodge; Houston; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Expected from Late Morning until Midnight Tonight... .A wintry mix of rain, freezing drizzle, and snow will transition to snow along and north of Interstate 90 by late morning and during the early afternoon for the remainder of the area. There may be a light glaze this morning. The greatest threat will be on ridge tops in western Wisconsin and in southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa. The highest snow totals will be in central and north-central Wisconsin where 5 to 8 inches are expected. The snow totals will then decrease to the southwest. Be prepared for slick, potentially difficult travel conditions through tonight. The afternoon commute will be impacted by snow covered roads. These impacts may continue into Tuesday morning especially on secondary roads. Travel along and north of Interstate 94 could become dangerous from this afternoon into tonight. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...A wintry mix of drizzle, freezing drizzle, and snow will change to just snow by noon and then continue through midnight. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

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

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Emmet; Kossuth; Winnebago; Worth

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Light Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to three inches. Northwest winds will increase today with gusts of up to 40 mph this afternoon producing blowing and drifting snow.

* WHERE...Far Northern Iowa.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST today.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact morning and afternoon commutes on Monday.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Fillmore; Mower

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Expected from Late Morning until Midnight Tonight... .A wintry mix of rain, freezing drizzle, and snow will transition to snow along and north of Interstate 90 by late morning and during the early afternoon for the remainder of the area. There may be a light glaze this morning. The greatest threat will be on ridge tops in western Wisconsin and in southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa. The highest snow totals will be in central and north-central Wisconsin where 5 to 8 inches are expected. The snow totals will then decrease to the southwest. Be prepared for slick, potentially difficult travel conditions through tonight. The afternoon commute will be impacted by snow covered roads. These impacts may continue into Tuesday morning especially on secondary roads. Travel along and north of Interstate 94 could become dangerous from this afternoon into tonight. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...A wintry mix of drizzle, freezing drizzle, and snow will change to just snow by early afternoon and then continue through midnight. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of southwest Wisconsin, north central and northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

Slow down and use caution while traveling. 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: 490011

Reported Deaths: 6618
CountyCasesDeaths
Hennepin1016821593
Ramsey43388811
Dakota36714394
Anoka33545392
Washington22247262
Stearns18847202
St. Louis14915265
Scott13445107
Wright12635116
Olmsted1187890
Sherburne879474
Carver790941
Clay696288
Rice678691
Blue Earth604435
Kandiyohi582274
Crow Wing523682
Chisago502945
Otter Tail487171
Benton451890
Winona419749
Mower411931
Douglas395068
Goodhue390169
Nobles387347
Polk345363
McLeod341950
Beltrami339151
Morrison328147
Itasca315346
Becker315143
Lyon314045
Isanti310056
Steele304311
Carlton300649
Freeborn287124
Pine283616
Nicollet263341
Todd250330
Brown249137
Le Sueur238620
Mille Lacs230047
Cass221424
Waseca211217
Meeker208534
Martin190829
Wabasha18733
Roseau181017
Hubbard161041
Houston158214
Dodge15464
Renville152940
Redwood147127
Fillmore14029
Pennington139816
Chippewa137035
Cottonwood136120
Wadena131520
Faribault125017
Aitkin119233
Sibley118310
Watonwan11838
Rock116314
Kanabec109120
Pipestone101924
Yellow Medicine97817
Murray9548
Jackson94710
Swift87818
Pope8185
Marshall78715
Stevens7478
Lake74318
Clearwater72014
Lac qui Parle68816
Wilkin67711
Koochiching62111
Big Stone5173
Lincoln5122
Grant4928
Norman4808
Unassigned45368
Mahnomen4437
Kittson41121
Red Lake3615
Traverse3115
Lake of the Woods2231
Cook1190

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 337836

Reported Deaths: 5500
CountyCasesDeaths
Polk52116562
Linn19519317
Scott17180213
Black Hawk14973294
Woodbury13858214
Johnson1317875
Dubuque12452196
Dallas1023593
Pottawattamie9899146
Story965445
Warren515176
Clinton502884
Cerro Gordo501483
Webster495888
Sioux480469
Marshall465473
Des Moines428661
Muscatine426493
Buena Vista413337
Wapello4059110
Jasper388167
Plymouth369178
Lee354653
Marion341772
Jones285355
Henry279837
Bremer270655
Carroll266848
Crawford253435
Boone244830
Benton241554
Washington239247
Mahaska215846
Jackson210339
Dickinson204340
Tama203165
Kossuth198655
Delaware186340
Clay184525
Winneshiek183729
Fayette179535
Page178119
Buchanan178029
Wright174531
Hamilton173942
Cedar172923
Hardin170339
Harrison167870
Clayton160154
Butler159331
Mills148520
Floyd148141
Poweshiek148030
Cherokee146336
Lyon145741
Allamakee144948
Madison143318
Iowa140723
Hancock138030
Grundy132530
Winnebago130531
Calhoun129711
Cass129751
Jefferson128534
Appanoose123447
Louisa122644
Mitchell120740
Chickasaw119915
Union119331
Sac118818
Shelby117634
Emmet115440
Humboldt113925
Franklin109719
Guthrie109728
Palo Alto101721
Howard99722
Unassigned9790
Montgomery97036
Clarke95220
Keokuk92429
Monroe90028
Ida82132
Adair81630
Pocahontas80919
Davis76623
Monona76527
Greene73110
Lucas72321
Osceola68315
Worth6678
Taylor64112
Decatur5719
Fremont5619
Van Buren53818
Ringgold50720
Audubon4769
Wayne47521
Adams3194
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