Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Seasonal Load Limits

Seasonal Load Limits

We provide information about load limits on state and federal trunk highwayss. For information about load limits on county roads, visit County Weight Information. For city streets contact the city.

Start and end dates

Load limit SLL zone Starting date Ending date
Winter Load Increases (WLI) North Dec 9, 2022 ---
North-Central Dec 12, 2022 ---
Central Dec 23, 2022 ---
Metro Dec 23, 2022 ---
South Dec 23, 2022 ---
Southeast Dec 23, 2022 ---
Spring Load Restrictions (SLR) North --- ---
North-Central --- ---
Central --- ---
Metro --- ---
South --- ---
Southeast --- ---
Middle-Range Overweight Permits North May 16, 2022 ---
North-Central May 16, 2022 ---
Central May 13, 2022 ---
Metro May 2, 2022 ---
South May 6, 2022 ---
Southeast May 2, 2022 ---
Full-Summer Overweight Permits North Jun 6, 2022 ---
North-Central Jun 6, 2022 ---
Central May 27, 2022 ---
Metro May 16, 2022 ---
South May 20, 2022 ---
Southeast May 16, 2022 ---

All starting and ending dates begin at 12:01 a.m. and are preceded by at least a three-day advance notice. Notice is available on this website, or from a recording at 651-366-5400 or toll free at 1-800-723-6543 or automatically by subscribing to receive e-mail updates.