Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
848 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

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This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Iowa...west central Iowa...east central Nebraska...northeast
Nebraska and southeast Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A major winter storm will continue to affect the area today.

Blizzard conditions are expected this morning in northeast
Nebraska, and gradually spreading southeast toward the Lincoln,
Fremont, Tekamah and Onawa areas by late morning. Winds could
gust 45 to 60 mph, with to snow there at times, with visibility
down to 1/4 mile, with widespread blowing and drifting snow.

The combination of snow and winds will create very hazardous
driving conditions and near whiteout conditions at times. Travel
is extremely discouraged.

Total snowfall should range from 10 to 16 inches in northeast
Nebraska. A wide range of snowfall is expected in the Omaha Metro
area, with totals close 6 to 8 inches in western Douglas and
Sarpy counties, to an 3 to 4 inches on the eastern border near
the Missouri River. The same holds true for the Lincoln area, with
close to 6 inches in northern Lancaster county to about 2 inches
in southern parts of the county.

The snow is expected to end from west to east from late afternoon
through the evening. Winds will begin to subside during the
evening as well.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed. Spotters are encouraged to
report snowfall amounts if possible.

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This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest Iowa
and southeast Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Occasional rain will occur this morning, changing to snow this
afternoon. Snow will continue into the evening, with total
accumulations in the 1 to 3 inch range. Also, strong north to
northwest winds will accompany the change to snow, causing some
blowing snow and reduced visibilities at times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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