The snow is really starting to come down in some areas, and it's blanketing the roadways.
That's making it difficult for some local drivers.
We've already seen several accidents in the area.
Local officials say, what compounds that issue, especially for Rochester, is the number of people from out-of-town, who are here for Mayo Clinic, or a convention, or a variety of other reasons, who have never seen snow, let alone driven in it.
It takes everyone a little while to get used to driving in the snow, and all the usual cautions apply, take it slow, leave space between you and the car in front of you, and buckle up.
But, experts say the most common mistake made by drivers in our area, isn't any of those, it's that people get out of their car after they get into an accident.
"There's no notes left behind saying, 'This is me. This is my phone. Here I am.' Now, the officers are getting out and looking around and we've g