WEB EXTRA: Tired of Winter? Here’s a Reminder of Summer

Updated: 02/22/2013 3:40 PM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

Gusty winds and iced-over roadways made for treacherous Midwest travel Friday as a major winter storm headed east over the Great Lakes.

The Minnesota State Patrol blamed the snow for more than 200 accidents during the Friday morning commute. With nearly six inches of snow expected to fall in the metro by the end of the day, some cities are declaring snow emergencies.

Are you tired of the winter weather? Here’s a reminder of local summer beauty to keep your spirits high!