Feb 10, 2013 at 8:10 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Blizzard conditions are expected in western Minnesota Sunday as heavy snow and strong winds move into the state.
Blizzard conditions are expected to develop Sunday night and persist Monday near the Minnesota River Valley as winds gust as high as 45 mph.
The St. Cloud area is in a Winter Storm Warning. Snow will become heavy at times Sunday, with total accumulations of 6 to 10 inches expected. Higher amounts will fall north of Interstate 94.
Snow will taper off Sunday night into Monday. Winds will increase Sunday night causing blowing and drifting snow.
Heavy snow will cause poor driving conditions Sunday. Travel will likely be difficult through Monday afternoon.