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VIDEO: Time Lapse Film Of Snow Removal At TCF Bank Stadium (And Forecast Update)

Click here for a 42-second time-lapse video of the snow removal effort at TCF Bank Stadium for tonight’s Monday Night Football game between the Bears and Vikings. The video is oddly compelling. Go ahead, click on it (It’s a Facebook post, so you may have to be logged in to FB to view it). You’ll watch it over and over and…

There’s snow falling at this hour in Minneapolis and the current temperature is 22 degrees. This is part of a larger storm system also expected to affect the Chicago area later on tonight. The Minneapolis forecast says “snow may be heavy at times”. There’s still a chance that the field will be, as Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said yesterday, “unplayable”.

Meanwhile, via TwitPic from BearsInsider, here’s what TCF Bank Stadium looked like at 4:45 p.m. CST, about 25 minutes before this post was made:

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