UNDATED -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising no unnecessary travel Tuesday, due to blowing snow and icy roads.

Motorists in Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Mille Lacs, Todd, Isanti, Kanabec, Crow Wing, Aitkin, Cass, Wadena and Morrison Counties should delay travel if possible and expect to encounter road closures where crashes occur.

At about 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, eastbound Interstate 94 at Highway 25 in Monticello was closed due to multiple crashes.

Snowplows are out doing their part to make highways safe.

If you plan to drive you're reminded to slow down, give yourself plenty of time, and stay alert.

For updated road condition information you can visit www.511mn.org.