Pockets of Heavy Snow in the Upper Midwest and Northwest
Winter weather is still affecting a few areas across the nation today, mainly in the Upper Midwest and Northwest. Near Duluth, Minnesota, 3″ to 5″ of snow is possible with a Winter Weather Advisory into Northwest Wisconsin.
Much of northwest Wisconsin will likely get a couple to few inches of snow late today through tonight. pic.twitter.com/gDdF3cdx3L
— NWS Duluth (@NWSduluth) April 10, 2017
In South Dakota, pockets of heavy snow continues along I-90, west of Sioux Falls. A Winter Weather Advisory continues into this evening for up to 5″ of accumulations. Slick roads have been reported with the slushy snow, re-freezing on the highway.
SLOW DOWN! Slick, slush covered roads causing difficult travel west of Mitchell this morning. pic.twitter.com/WOAE91zVQ4
— NWS Sioux Falls (@NWSSiouxFalls) April 10, 2017
Pockets of heavy snow will continue to fall through the Cascade Mountains in Washington and Oregon tonight. Above 3,000 feet, roads will become snow covered and slippery. The snow will likely make travel difficult across the Cascade passes. 6″ to 12″ of total accumulation is likely by later tonight.
Travelling through the Cascades tonight or Monday? Expect to see snow above 2500 feet. pic.twitter.com/qN0HWwx6Wn
— NWS Portland (@NWSPortland) April 9, 2017
For WeatherNation: Meteorologist Mace Michaels