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Your system sounds like it is iced. Two usual causes are 1. low on refrigerant (Freon is Dupont's brand name for refrigerant) 2. and/or poor air flow across evap. coil in home. Now when the unit ices air can not get thru the iced evap. coil so it seems like the indoor blower is not blowing hard. Maybe the indoor blower is cause of problem as when they stop or run slow the system will ice, too.
It would be best to have a qualified technician test your system to find cause. You should turn off system until a technician tests it.
P. S. A clogged air filter will cause icing, also!

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