...Winter Storm Warning in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...
The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect until 6 PM CST this evening. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect.
* Main impact...travel will be difficult today. Expect the possibility of significant delays for the busiest travel day of the year.
* Snow accumulation...7 to 10 inches.
* Timing...snow...heavy at times...tapering this afternoon.
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight...food...and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.