The National Weather Service is saying that a significant winter storm is possible for central Minnesota this weekend. As of this afternoon the message from the NWS is that there is a 'very high' risk of heavy snow for our area.

This storm system will likely bring heavy snow for much of central and western Minnesota. Keep watching the weather forecasts for the latest updates, especially if you have travel plans this weekend.

National Weather Service

From the National Weather Service this morning: Confidence is high a major winter storm will cause significant travel impacts across the Upper Midwest this weekend! Heavy snow and widespread blowing snow are likely for much of central and western Minnesota. Some rain could mix in across southeastern Minnesota into central Wisconsin Saturday, cutting down snowfall totals there.

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