Schools Shut as Winter Storm Dumps Piles of Snow in Minneapolis–Saint Paul Metro Area

Public schools in the Minneapolis suburb of Minnetonka were shut or moved to remote learning as winter weather caused difficult travel conditions in Minnesota’s Twin Cities on Thursday, February 23.

Footage posted to Twitter by Kate Egert shows piles of snow in Minnetonka.

The National Weather Service (NWS) said 13.1 inches of snow had fallen in the area since Tuesday.

The NWS said snow would diminish throughout February 23, but another system could impact the region on February 26. Credit: Kate Egert via Storyful

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