.WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected overnight, with snow and blowing snow Thursday into Friday. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Portions of central, north central, northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN...From 9 PM Wednesday night to 3 PM CST Friday. * IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. Thursday Snow likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Thursday Night Snow likely. Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible. Friday A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Patchy blowing snow before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Friday Night Patchy blowing snow between 7pm and 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Saturday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. North northwest wind around 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Sunday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. M.L.King Day Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. North northwest wind around 9 mph. Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West northwest wind around 9 mph.