The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch in effect from 3 PM Saturday afternoon through 6 AM Sunday morning when a major winter storm could dump 6-10" across Central Minnesota.

In addition, northwest winds gusting to near 30 mph Saturday night will lead to areas of blowing snow. Travel could become very difficult Saturday night through early Sunday.

National Weather Service

From the National Weather Service this afternoon: More snow is on the way for the weekend, with moderate to heavy snow moving through Saturday afternoon and night. A Winter Storm Watch remains in effect for much of the area. Several inches of snow will make for difficult travel Saturday afternoon-night, alter travel plans if possible.