Sunday morning winter storm update

The City of Duluth is continuing closed access to Park Point for non-residents. The Duluth Police Department is checking identification before the Aerial Lift Bridge.

Water has subsided on South Lake Avenue, Morse and Buchanan Street, and a portion of Canal Park Drive. Street closures on Morse, Buchanan, and end portion of Canal Park Drive will remain in effect until later today.

The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for Duluth until later this morning, for this reason the City of Duluth is also continuing the no travel advisory. Plows have been out since 2 a.m. and will remain out plowing main roads and begin working on residential areas. Please stay home and shelter in place until further notice.

The National Weather Service is predicting another one to three inches of snow to fall in Duluth until noon when the storm begins to move out. As of 6 a.m. the Weather Service has measured 19 inches of snow that has fallen. The wind is slowly switching to the North, and will start to decrease in strength later this morning/early afternoon.

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Today’s Forecast
Snow, mainly before noon. High near 28. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

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Due to the winter storm, the following Essentia Health closures are in effect today:

Essentia Health Urgent Care-Duluth, 400 East Third Street

Essentia Health Urgent Care-West Duluth, 4212 Grand Avenue

Essentia Health Urgent Care-Hermantown, 4855 West Arrowhead Road

Essentia Health Convenient Care-Superior, 2202 East Second Street, STE 377