Snowfall continues through Friday

Additional accumulations are likely
Published: Dec. 15, 2022 at 5:44 PM CST
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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) – A pesky winter weather-maker will continue to impact the upper Midwest through Friday evening. Snowfall accumulations have ranged from 1-5″ across SE MN and NE IA.

Latest Snowfall Reports:

Local Snowfall reports
Local Snowfall reports(KTTC)

As of 5 p.m., we measured right around 5.0″ out on the weather patio here at KTTC. The official report from RST, as of 12 p.m., is 3.7″. Most areas north of I-90 have seen around 3-5″ of snowfall. Amounts were much less south of I-90, especially in northern Iowa. Snowfall totals were around 0-1.5″ for most of northern Iowa.

Snowfall forecast through Friday
Snowfall forecast through Friday(KTTC)

Additional snowfall amounts could reach around 2-3″ area-wide through Friday evening. This would bring our 2-day snowfall totals close to 3-7″.

Travel outlook Friday
Travel outlook Friday(KTTC)

Some slick spots and snow-covered roads still could be possible Friday morning. Snowfall should not be as intense as it was Thursday morning, but still, be careful on the roads Friday morning.

7-day forecast
7-day forecast(KTTC)

High temperatures will drop into the single digits next week with overnight lows falling below zero degrees. We’ll keep a close eye on this blast of cold arctic air. Some models are suggesting wind chills could drop to around 20-30 degrees below zero.