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Storm strengthens, up to a FOOT of snow possible in the Twin Cities

Where you are exactly will play a huge role in how much you get.

UPDATE - 9:55 p.m. 

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for parts of western and south-central Minnesota. Areas in the warning can expect 6-10 inches of snow Friday into Saturday. More here

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Depending on where you live in the Twin Cities, you'll either be able to sweep the snow off your sidewalk or you'll need a truck with a plow to clear it.

Here's the latest from the National Weather Service-Twin Cities. 

Based on the latest information, the eastern side of the Twin Cities may only receive a dusting, where the western side of the cities could receive up to a foot of snow. The main timing will be 9 p.m. Friday night, through 9 a.m. Saturday morning.

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The NWS is most confident that a northwest to southeast line from Morris to Willmar, Gaylord and Owatonna stand the best chance to receive 6+ inches of snow. 

As pointed out by meteorologist Paul Douglas, one computer model is forecasting several inches and then another, the one pictured below, is suggesting 12+ inches for the Twin Cities. 

More to come. 

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