An Arctic front will move across the area tomorrow, and bring 30 mph wind gusts to the St. Cloud area. Light snow with accumulations around one inch is also expected.

Temperatures will plummet on Wednesday afternoon, and remain bitterly cold into Friday morning. The forecast lows for St. Cloud are -13° Thursday morning, and -15° Friday morning.

You can expect blowing snow and bitterly cold temperatures Wednesday and Thursday.

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Travel could become difficult on Wednesday, and proper care should be taken to cover exposed skin with wind chills approaching -35°.

The Arctic blast will be short-lived, with temps back up into the 30s by Saturday.

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