(Willmar MN-) The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is advising no travel on the following southwest Minnesota state highways segments. Roads are completely snow and ice covered. Blowing snow, reduced visibility, and icy roads are creating hazardous driving conditions.

Highway 71 – Willmar to the southern Redwood County border

Highway 4 – Cosmos to Fairfax

Highway 7 – Clara City to Cosmos

Highway 212 – Olivia to Hector

Highway 19 – Morton to Fairfax

No Travel Advised means that the roadway has deteriorated and/or visibility has been reduced to the point that it is very dangerous to travel; there are reports of intermittent white out conditions; and, some weather conditions can be severe enough that road treatments, such as salt or sand, are not effective.