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.