Winter Weather Advisory on Friday for some southern MN, northern Iowa counties

Mainly freezing rain expected.

Posted: Apr 2, 2020 6:37 AM
Updated: Apr 2, 2020 6:39 AM

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Cerro Gordo; Franklin; Hamilton; Hancock; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Icy Travel Possible Early Friday... .Rain will change to freezing rain tonight into Friday morning over northwest, west central, and north central Iowa. The transition will begin in far northwest Iowa later this evening and progress eastward to the I-35 corridor over north central Iowa by mid-morning Friday. Ice accumulations of up to a tenth of an inch are possible and this may cause hazardous driving conditions as untreated roadways become slick. The precipitation, which may end as light snow with just a dusting expected, will come to an end from west to east from late Friday morning into early Friday evening. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Mainly freezing rain expected. Total ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch.

* WHERE...North Central Iowa.

* WHEN...From 7 AM to 7 PM CDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions may impact the Friday morning commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The precipitation may end as light snow with any snow accumulations just a dusting.

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: Audubon; Calhoun; Carroll; Cass; Crawford; Emmet; Greene; Guthrie; Humboldt; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Sac; Webster

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Icy Travel Possible Early Friday... .Rain will change to freezing rain tonight into Friday morning over northwest, west central, and north central Iowa. The transition will begin in far northwest Iowa later this evening and progress eastward to the I-35 corridor over north central Iowa by mid-morning Friday. Ice accumulations of up to a tenth of an inch are possible and this may cause hazardous driving conditions as untreated roadways become slick. The precipitation, which may end as light snow with just a dusting expected, will come to an end from west to east from late Friday morning into early Friday evening. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Mainly freezing rain expected. Total ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch.

* WHERE...North Central into West Central Iowa.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 7 PM CDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions may impact the Friday morning commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The precipitation may end as light snow with any snow accumulations just a dusting.

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; Carver; Faribault; Freeborn; Le Sueur; McLeod; Mille Lacs; Nicollet; Rice; Scott; Sherburne; Sibley; Steele; Waseca; Wright

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW WILL SPREAD EAST ACROSS MINNESOTA THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY... .Rain will continue through most of today across western Minnesota before a cold front pushes through. Temperatures will rapidly fall below freezing behind the front which will turn the rain to freezing rain, then sleet, and eventually snow. The rain to wintry mix transition will occur steadily from west to east tonight, reaching eastern Minnesota by early Friday morning. Ice accumulation of one to two tenths of an inch and snow accumulation of an inch or less are expected in the Winter Weather Advisory area. The advisory is in effect west of a line from Mille Lacs Lake, to the western Twin Cities suburbs, to Faribault and Albert Lea. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 4 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of around a tenth of an inch.

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

* WHEN...From 5 AM to 4 PM CDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions and isolated power outages.

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: 483790

Reported Deaths: 6543
CountyCasesDeaths
Hennepin1003791583
Ramsey42945800
Dakota36091387
Anoka33200384
Washington21986254
Stearns18703200
St. Louis14746262
Scott13209107
Wright12489115
Olmsted1176188
Sherburne869772
Carver765240
Clay688887
Rice667191
Blue Earth591035
Kandiyohi578474
Crow Wing518381
Chisago496844
Otter Tail481370
Benton444890
Winona416649
Mower402731
Douglas392268
Nobles386547
Goodhue384468
Polk342262
McLeod338349
Beltrami336751
Morrison323547
Lyon312444
Itasca311646
Becker309941
Isanti305354
Carlton299848
Steele299211
Pine281916
Freeborn279823
Nicollet256041
Todd246330
Brown243537
Le Sueur233920
Mille Lacs226747
Cass219124
Waseca208617
Meeker206934
Martin188228
Wabasha18613
Roseau179617
Hubbard160640
Houston157114
Dodge15154
Renville149040
Redwood146527
Fillmore13708
Chippewa135935
Cottonwood134520
Pennington131816
Wadena130220
Faribault122716
Aitkin118733
Sibley117110
Watonwan11708
Rock115614
Kanabec107319
Pipestone101424
Yellow Medicine97617
Murray9438
Jackson93310
Swift87918
Pope8025
Marshall77615
Stevens7398
Lake73518
Clearwater71914
Lac qui Parle68216
Wilkin66910
Koochiching61711
Big Stone5163
Lincoln5052
Grant4908
Norman4768
Unassigned44568
Mahnomen4417
Kittson40821
Red Lake3625
Traverse3025
Lake of the Woods2161
Cook1180

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 361499

Reported Deaths: 5412
CountyCasesDeaths
Polk58007549
Linn20606312
Scott18279207
Black Hawk16223290
Woodbury14924211
Johnson1380473
Dubuque13522194
Dallas1132690
Pottawattamie10762143
Story1018945
Warren553474
Clinton542484
Cerro Gordo532781
Webster517687
Marshall495572
Sioux493469
Buena Vista472736
Des Moines457061
Muscatine450691
Wapello4314108
Jasper416266
Plymouth394277
Lee374752
Marion358469
Jones294354
Henry293037
Carroll285348
Bremer279154
Crawford273435
Boone259130
Washington253747
Benton252054
Mahaska223846
Jackson221138
Dickinson217238
Tama212965
Kossuth208154
Clay193125
Hamilton191942
Delaware188639
Winneshiek188427
Buchanan184629
Fayette184335
Page182619
Hardin180839
Wright179531
Harrison179469
Cedar177023
Clayton168053
Butler165831
Mills162820
Floyd162740
Madison154018
Poweshiek153630
Cherokee153535
Hancock146729
Lyon145941
Allamakee144946
Iowa144223
Grundy138830
Appanoose138647
Jefferson138232
Winnebago137730
Calhoun133311
Cass133351
Mitchell130640
Louisa128341
Union126331
Chickasaw124813
Sac124218
Emmet120940
Shelby120433
Franklin118419
Humboldt117225
Guthrie116228
Palo Alto104921
Montgomery103936
Howard102821
Clarke100320
Unassigned9850
Keokuk97829
Monroe93128
Adair91928
Ida90832
Pocahontas85219
Davis82523
Monona81527
Greene76910
Lucas73221
Osceola70314
Worth6947
Taylor66312
Fremont5869
Decatur5749
Van Buren56018
Ringgold51820
Wayne48721
Audubon4869
Adams3264
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