Weather-Related Announcements for Saturday, December 17th -Update
A winter storm warning 'til 6 p.m. tonight.
Wind Chill Warning 6pm tonight thru 12 NOON tomorrow.
CITY SNOW EMERGENCY INFO:
Rochester: No parking on downtown Rochester streets from midnight - 8 a.m. for plowing/snow removal; All vehicles in violation will be ticketed and towed; Anyone reporting a missing vehicle should notify the Law Enforcement Center
Byron: Snow emergency in effect, ending at noon Sunday; There is no street parking during declared snow emergencies
Red Wing: Snow emergency in effect; All vehicles parked on Snow Emergency routes must be moved, remain off streets until noon Saturday; Snow Emergency for Non Snow Emergency Route streets will begin at 12:01 a.m. Sunday
Stewartville: Snow emergency in effect through 7 a.m. Sunday; Vehicles parked on city streets will be ticketed.
Mason City: Alternate Side Parking Ordinance and Emergency Snow Route in effect until further notice; parking permitted on odd/even side of street to match odd/even days; no parking allowed on 1st Street NW from Monroe Avenue to Pierce Avenue
CLOSINGS / DELAYS / POSTPONEMENTS
Learning Center, Rochester: ACT Prep Classes cancelled for Saturday
125 LIVE: Closed on Saturday
Exchange, Rochester: Children's Exchange will open as close to normal business hours as possible Saturday
County Historical Society: Christmas service in Wasioja December 17 has been cancelled; nothing scheduled on December 18
Friends' Bookstore, Rochester Public Library: Closed.
Hormel Historic Home, Austin: "Big Band Holiday Swing" on 12/17 has been postponed to a later date due to the predicted forecast
Janet Lang Dance Studio, Rochester: No classes on Saturday
Mayo Clinic Volunteer Programs: No volunteering Saturday
Northgate Health Club, Rochester: No group fitness classes on Saturday
Rochester Area ReStore: Closed. Please, no donations.
Community Youth Basketball Association (RCYBA): All activities Saturday are cancelled; including 4th-8th grade girls and boys league games and 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade development programs
Minnesota Youth Orchestras: Morning rehearsal is cancelled for all SEMYO ensembles.
Spring Valley Public Library: Closed.
St. Charles Park & Rec: 3rd-6th grade Saturday basketball cancelled.
Rochester Public Library Bookmobile will be off the road on 12/17
Rochester Public Transit is closely monitoring road conditions. To get more information please see their website at www.rptride.com.
Autumn Ridge Church, Rochester: Time of Remembrance for Rev. Dr. C. Orville Kool scheduled for 12/17 rescheduled for 1/7
Canton-Scotland Presbyterian Church : No Sunday worship for Dec. 18
Chatfield United Methodist Church : Services December 18 cancelled
Community Celebration Church, Kasson : Children's Christmas Program and supper is canceled for tonight, 12/17
Concord Church of Christ: Sunday worship service cancelled; children's Christmas program postponed until January 8th
Crosswinds Church, Oronoco: Sunday 9:15 service is cancelled
Faith Lutheran Church, Wabasha : Both worship services for Sunday, Dec. 18th are canceled; Sunday School program will be January 8th
First English Lutheran Church, Spring Valley : Children's Christmas Program postponed until Wednesday, December 21
Fountain Lutheran Church : Saturday morning Children's Christmas Program Practice has been canceled; Plan as of now is to practice on Sunday during the regular Sunday School hour from 9:30-11am
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Rochester: Saturday 5:30 p.m. worship cancelled; Sunday 9:30 service and art exhibit trip will continue as planned
Holy Ground Catholic Community, Rochester : The service for Holy Ground is cancelled for Sunday due to the cold