Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS83 KMPX 241019
WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
415 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017
Clouds remain over the northwest with snow...heavy at times over far
south. There eve was some thundersnow across the southeast. Early
morning temepratures ranged from the single digits to the far north
and the upper 20s in the south.
A major winter storm will exit to the east of the area later
today...but not before dropping around a foot of snow across
southeast Minnesota. Blizzard conditions will continue over south
central MInnesota through much of the day...as the snow tapers into
the afternoon. North winds will increasing to 25 to 30 mph with
gusts around 40 mph creating blowing and drifting and greatly
reduced visibility which may linger into this evening.
Quiet weather is expected for Saturday with highs in the lower 20s
to lower 30s.