The City of Minneapolis has declared its eight snow emergency this winter, which sets a new seasonal record.
It’s all hands on deck for Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) workers.
The warm weekend weather seems to have spoiled Minnesotans. People who came out in their spring attire will be piling the layers back on this weekend as more snow approaches.
The massive snowstorm that’s paralyzed a large swath of the country from Chicago to New York has caused dozens of flight cancellations at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport for a second day in a row.
Midwesterners accustomed to dealing with snow, sleet and ice readied themselves for a monster winter storm that could be the biggest many cities have seen in years.
Monday’s snow was still falling as the Vikings and Bears took to the field at TCF Bank Stadium. But if the players looked quick on their feet, traffic had slowed down to a crawl around the metro area, if that.
Snowfall left Minnesota to the southeast Saturday night as winds became stronger, making falling temperatures feel even colder.