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Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Those with travel plans in southeast Minnesota Saturday evening are being advised to be prepared for possible hazardous driving conditions.

An approaching winter storm may produce 2 - 4 inches of snow in an area from Faribault/Owatonna to Red Wing and the Twin Cities metro.

National Weather Service

Lesser amounts are expected from Rochester to the Iowa border.

Snow is expected between 6:00 pm Saturday to 6:00 am Sunday.

A warming trend is expected after the storm with high temperatures in the 40s Tuesday - Friday and possibly into the 50s next weekend.

National Weather Service

News update:  More heating bill assistance offered to Minnesotans.

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