Updated: Snowstorm expected to bring 5 to 8 inches of snow

Published 10:44 am Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Another winter storm is expected to move into the area Thursday morning, bringing between 5 to 8 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service.

The weather agency has issued a winter storm warning for Albert Lea and much of the surrounding area to the east from 9 a.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday. The heaviest snow is forecast for Thursday afternoon.

People should plan on slippery road conditions.

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Light snow mixed with drizzle was likely today with another system possible Saturday into Sunday.

Temperatures will be in the 20s to lower 30s the next few days.