GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Winter is coming.

But not everyone is ready.

A photo captured by MnDOT traffic cameras showed a few flakes off Highway 1 in Ely, Minn. Friday morning. Yep, Friday, Oct. 7.

So much for fall.

The National Weather Service says the average first snowfall date in the Twin Cities is Oct. 16.

By the way, a frost advisory has also been issued for overnight Friday into Saturday in a number of cities surrounding the metro. Temperatures are expected to drop into the mid-30s.