Quick burst of snow affects travel in central, southeast Minn.
A quick burst of snow affected travel in central and southeast parts of Minnesota Wednesday morning.
Sleet and freezing rain covered roads in the area, creating slick road conditions.
The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory until 5 p.m. Wednesday for the area east of a line from Blue Earth through Faribault and Red Wing. The alert covers Menomonie and Chippewa Falls as well.
#SlowDown during your morning commute #SoutheastMN. Driving conditions are challenging due to slick road conditions because of freezing rain and snow. #mnwx pic.twitter.com/ziZjWBl8Jk— MnDOT District 6 (@mndotsoutheast) January 22, 2020
Track your drive via the KSTP interactive traffic map here
Check road conditions via the Minnesota Department of Transportation's 511 map here