Motorists are advised that the southbound lanes of Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter will remain closed due to on-going mudslides.  Highway 169 northbound is expected to remain open, but traffic should use caution as they may encounter some debris.

Motorists are advised to use Highway 22 as an alternate route until further notice.

MnDOT crews have been clearing the debris all day, but slides continue with the wet weather creating dangerous conditions.

Highway 112 at 311th Avenue near Le Sueur is also closed due to flash flooding.