Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
348 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SLIDING EAST ACROSS THE
CENTRAL PLAINS WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES FOR ACCUMULATING
SNOWFALL TO THE AREA. THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED
BETWEEN 9 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. A MIX OF
PRECIPITATION TYPES WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY...BUT A SWITCH OVER TO
ALL SNOW IS EXPECTED BY LATER TODAY AND INTO TONIGHT. NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL RAMP UP THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...BRINGING THE
POTENTIAL FOR BLOWING SNOW.

NEZ039-040-241800-
/O.UPG.KGID.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170125T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KGID.WS.W.0002.170124T0948Z-170125T1500Z/
VALLEY-GREELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORD...GREELEY...SPALDING...SCOTIA...
WOLBACH
348 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* HAZARD...A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE
  INITIALLY THIS MORNING...BUT WILL SWITCH OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  LATE THIS MORNING. FOG COULD ALSO REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO BELOW
  ONE HALF MILE THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...WHILE LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS
  MORNING...THE BETTER CHANCES FOR HEAVIER PRECIPITATION WILL BE
  AFTER 9 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. SNOW WILL
  GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW ARE FORECAST.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
  MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH SPEEDS AROUND 15 MPH. SPEEDS WILL INCREASE THIS
  EVENING AND TONIGHT TO 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40
  MPH.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-COVERED. STRONG WINDS
  TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

NEZ060>062-241800-
/O.EXA.KGID.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170125T1500Z/
DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEXINGTON...COZAD...WILLOW ISLAND...
GOTHENBURG...KEARNEY...GRAND ISLAND
348 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY.

* HAZARD...A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE
  INITIALLY THIS MORNING...BUT WILL SWITCH OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  LATE THIS MORNING. FOG COULD ALSO REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO BELOW
  ONE HALF MILE THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...WHILE LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS
  MORNING...THE BETTER CHANCES FOR HEAVIER PRECIPITATION WILL BE
  AFTER 9 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. SNOW WILL
  GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* PRECIPITATION ACCUMULATION...1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW ARE FORECAST.
  THE HIGHEST TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF
  OF THESE COUNTIES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
  MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH SPEEDS AROUND 15 MPH. SPEEDS WILL INCREASE THIS
  EVENING AND TONIGHT TO 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40
  MPH.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-COVERED. STRONG WINDS
  TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

NEZ041-046>049-241800-
/O.CON.KGID.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170125T1500Z/
NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FULLERTON...GENOA...LOUP CITY...
SHERMAN RESERVOIR...LITCHFIELD...ST. LIBORY...CENTRAL CITY...
STROMSBURG...OSCEOLA...SHELBY...POLK
348 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD...A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE
  INITIALLY THIS MORNING...BUT WILL SWITCH OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  LATE THIS MORNING. FOG COULD ALSO REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO BELOW
  ONE HALF MILE THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...WHILE LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS
  MORNING...THE BETTER CHANCES FOR HEAVIER PRECIPITATION WILL BE
  AFTER 9 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. SNOW WILL
  GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* PRECIPITATION ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW ARE FORECAST.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
  MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH SPEEDS AROUND 15 MPH. SPEEDS WILL INCREASE THIS
  EVENING AND TONIGHT TO 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40
  MPH.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-COVERED. STRONG WINDS
  TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


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