Winter Load Southeast Frost Zones
Winter load increases in Minnesota will begin Friday, January 7, at 12:01 a.m. on unrestricted state highways in the southeast, south, and metro frost zones.
Vehicles will be allowed to operate up to 10 percent over the standard legal maximum loads on unrestricted highways during the winter load increase period. However, trucks must comply with current registration weight laws and not exceed registered gross weight tolerances.
Start and end dates and other load limit information are shown at mndot.gov/loadlimits.