Powerful Blizzard and White-Out Conditions Strike West Central Minnesota

A powerful blizzard struck west central Minnesota on December 23, with reports of white-out conditions and strong winds.

Footage of the storm posted by Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow shows blowing snow and limited visibility due to white-out conditions. “Been a while since I’ve felt wind chill like this,” wrote Sgt. Grabow.

The National Weather Service (NWS) had issued several blizzard, wind, and winter storm warnings on December 22. As of 8.46 pm EST on December 23, the NWS had reported that the blizzard warning had been lifted. Credit: Sgt. Jesse Grabow via Storyful