Foot of Snowfall Blankets Minnesota's Twin Cities

Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, declared a snow emergency on Wednesday, January 4, as more than a foot of snow fell in the area, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported.

Video posted by Erik Anderson on Wednesday shows people clearing snow in the Minneapolis suburb of Edina as test tornado sirens blare.

The NWS issued a winter weather advisory until Thursday morning. Credit: Erik Anderson via Storyful

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