ST. PAUL  The Minnesota Department of Transportation will end winter load increases in the south, southeast and metro zones Monday, March 6, at 12:01 a.m.

MnDOT will continue to evaluate weather forecasts to determine the start date for spring load restrictions in these zones. Ending dates for spring load restrictions are variable and based on how weather is affecting roadway strength.

Seasonal load limit zones and restricted routes can be found on the MnDOT load limits map.

Start and end dates and other load limit information are shown at