Snow possible tonight in west central Minnesota
A hazardous weather outlook has been issued for much of west central Minnesota by the National Weather Service in Chanhassen.
The Willmar region has a 30 percent chance of snow forecast after midnight through Sunday noon. Winds are expected between 11 and 20 mph, with wind gusts as high as 28 mph.
Snow is expected to spread into portions of central Minnesota late tonight, mainly north of Interstate 94. Up to an inch of snow is possible by daybreak north of a line from Morris to Mora.
A period of snow is expected Sunday over much of central Minnesota and into west central Wisconsin. Locations north of a line from Morris through Cambridge to Ladysmith, Wis., are most likely to see accumulating snow with between 1 and 3 inches possible. South of this line, accumulations are expected to be less than an inch.
Another storm system is expect to move northeast from Colorado Monday night, across Nebraska on Tuesday and into far south Wisconsin by Wednesday morning.There is potential in this storm to produce significant snow or mixed precipitation across much of the area Tuesday into Wednesday. The precipitation amounts are dependent on the storm track, which is still highly uncertain at this time.