Weather Forecast


Major winter storm brings blizzard conditions to west central Minnesota


WILLMAR -- Well, the balmy weather last week was nice while it lasted.

Winter reasserted itself Sunday with a major winter storm that brought heavy snow and white-out conditions to a large swath of central and southwestern Minnesota.

The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning that remains in effect until noon today for counties in west central Minnesota, including Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Pope, Renville, Swift and Yellow Medicine.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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