Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Elsewhere, a mix of snow, freezing rain, and possibly sleet is expected, with a few inches of snow accumulation and some icing through central Wisconsin (including the Wausau area), and lessor amounts to the east and south.
Travel Through The Morning Commute.Another Storm Possible Saturday Afternoon and Night.Wintry precipitation continues to exit quickly to the northeast, but will linger across central into north central Wisconsin through sunrise.
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect for most of Deschutes County, parts of Jefferson County, and the Cascades.
Benton, Sherburne and Wright Counties have been included in a Winter Storm Warning for Saturday.
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National Weather Service Meteorologist Tom Graffenauer says 1 to 2 inches of snow is possible in the F-M area.
The snow should move out of the metro by 1 a.m., and when is all said and done, the Twin Cities should see between 4 and 7 inches. In addition, northwest winds gusting to near 30 miles per hour Saturday night will lead to areas of blowing snow, especially across southern and western Minnesota. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Snow began to fall at the Mariposa County Sheriff's Office late Thursday morning. Plan on hard travel conditions. However, the areas that do will have slick, snow-covered roads or icy roads and potential travel delays.