Watch has been extended from the Twin Cities South, and covering all of South Eastern Minnesota  NWS Twin Cities latest map has Albert Lea in the 8-12″ zone for snow  Watch from noon Friday through 6am Saturday

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 5 to
  11 inches possible throughout southern Minnesota

* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Wisconsin and
  central, east central, south central, southeast and southwest
  Minnesota.

* WHEN...From Friday afternoon through late Friday night.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult, particularly during
  the evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...