Travel update for southwest Minnesota: no travel advised throughout the area overnight
WILLMAR, Minn. – (8:45 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation has moved state highways in the following counties from road closed status to no travel advised.
State highways in the following counties remain in a no travel advised status.
No Travel Advised means that the roadway has deteriorated and/or visibility has been reduced to the point that it is very dangerous to travel; there are reports of intermittent whiteout conditions; and, some weather conditions can be severe enough that road treatments, such as salt or sand, are not effective.
Snowplows will be off the road from approximately 11:00 p.m. until 4:00 a.m. MnDOT wants travelers to be safe and asks that everyone stay off the road in these counties until conditions improve.