Not a huge winter storm by any means. This will be a persistent light snow. But the key with this round is the temperatures we will be at. With surface temps in the teen and a large snow growth zone with this one, this will be light, airy, fluff. And that type of snow accumulates quite well.
Expect a snow to liquid ratio around 18 to 20:1. Meaning, if you melted the snow down you wouldn't get much liquid as those wet, soggy, back breaking snows we are accustomed to (closer to a 10 to 12:1).
I'm putting the range at 3-5" in my area (SE MN and N IA). Maybe just a touch more across central Iowa.
Below is raw model data assuming a 20:1 snow to liquid ratio.
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