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Snow causes havoc on Twin Cities freeways

Snow is again making for terrible driving conditions.
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UPDATE 5 P.M.

I-35W, which was closed at Lino Lakes following a jack-knifed semi earlier, has re-opened.

UPDATE 4:20 P.M. 

Dozens of cars have been involved in spinouts and collisions between I-35 between Wyoming and Stacy, with police warning motorists to avoid the area.

Wyoming PD says drivers are going too fast for the conditions, and as a result there are around 35 cars that have either been in crashes or spun off the road.

"You guys. This is really not that difficult. Slow down," the police department tweeted.

3:15 P.M.

Snow is once again making for difficult driving conditions in central and southern Minnesota.

A multi-vehicle crash involving a jackknifed semi on Interstate 35W in the north metro has forced a closure of the northbound lanes. 

The closure is from Lexington Ave. in Circle Pines and the Minnesota State Patrol is encouraging drivers to find alternate routes.  

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Meanwhile, Interstate 94 is littered with crashes, as are the highways in the Twin Cities metro area.

Every purple marker in the image below represents a crash site (as of 3:15 p.m.). 

The pink roads are considered "completely covered" with snow, while the blue are roads that are "partially covered."

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The Twin Cities metro is expected to get between 3-4 inches of snow by the time the day is out, though some isolated areas could get 5 or more inches.

Stay up to date on the latest road conditions right here

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