The National Weather Service has expanded the Winter Storm Warning in through 6 PM this evening -- and now includes Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Mille Lacs, Morrison and more counties, along with the Twin Cities metro.

Snowfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected across central Minnesota, severely impacting both commutes today.

National Weather Service

From the National Weather Service this morning: Periods of heavy snow will lead to icy roads and slow down travel today. Most locations will see at least 6 inches, and areas in central Minnesota could see up to 10 inches. The snow will end this afternoon and evening.

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