Winter weather advisory in effect across Minnesota Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning

Winter weather advisory in effect across Minnesota Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning Photo: KSTP.

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Updated: January 22, 2021 05:03 PM
Created: January 22, 2021 04:42 PM

A winter weather advisory has been announced for Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning for an area that reaches from St. Cloud to the Twin Cities metro area.

According to the National Weather Service, a winter weather advisory will be in effect from noon Saturday through 3 a.m. Sunday.

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Snow totals are expected to be between 4-6 inches in portions of central, east-central, south-central and southeast Minnesota, where the advisory will be in effect.

A line from Redwood Falls to Mankato and Red Wing could see 6-7 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service, and the weather advisory may need to be upgraded to a weather warning in that area.

In addition to the snow, it's expected to be a chilly weekend with high temps in the low 20s and Sunday's low in the single digits.

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