The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has expanded the Blizzard Warning to include all of the Twin Cities Metro into Wisconsin, Faribault and Albert Lea. Reports of 123 mph winds in Albert Lea is Due to a faulty sensor. Driving conditions are difficult at best. Also the State Patrol is reporting that part of HWY 52 near Rosemount closed for a multiple vehicle crash. Detour is County Road 46. Avoid the area -- very poor visibility.
If you need to travel call ahead to make sure your destination is still open. Getting lots of closings this afternoon.
ALBERT LEA,MN (AEL) ASOS reports gust of 107 knots (123.1 mph) from NE @ 1435Z— IEMBot MPX (@iembot_mpx) April 14, 2018