Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
000
WWUS43 KOAX 240912
WSWOAX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

NEZ011-012-016>018-030-031-242130-
/O.CAN.KOAX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170225T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KOAX.WS.W.0004.170224T0912Z-170225T0000Z/
Knox-Cedar-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-Boone-Madison-
Including the cities of Creighton, Bloomfield, Crofton, Wausa,
Verdigre, Niobrara, Hartington, Laurel, Randolph, Coleridge,
Neligh, Elgin, Pierce, Plainview, Osmond, Wayne, Albion,
St. Edward, and Norfolk
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...Snow, occasionally moderate, will continue this morning
  before tapering off by afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total snow accumulations of 6 to 10
  inches are expected.

* WINDS...Northerly winds 20 to 30 mph gusting around 35 mph will
  cause considerable blowing and drifting snow.

* IMPACTS...Reduced visibilities, with near whiteout conditions
  at times will make travel eventually become very hazardous to
  nearly impossible.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ015-032-033-042-043-242130-
/O.CAN.KOAX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170225T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KOAX.WS.W.0004.170224T0912Z-170225T0000Z/
Thurston-Stanton-Cuming-Platte-Colfax-
Including the cities of Pender, Macy, Walthill, Winnebago,
Stanton, West Point, Wisner, Columbus, and Schuyler
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...Snow, occasionally moderate, will continue into early
  afternoon before tapering off later today.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total snow accumulations of 5 to 8
  inches are expected.

* WINDS...Northerly winds 20 to 30 mph gusting around 35 mph will
  likely cause considerable blowing and drifting snow.

* IMPACTS...Reduced visibilities, with near whiteout conditions
  will make travel eventually become very hazardous to nearly
  impossible.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ043-055-NEZ034-044-045-242130-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170225T0300Z/
Monona-Harrison-Burt-Dodge-Washington-
Including the cities of Onawa, Mapleton, Missouri Valley,
Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Tekamah, Oakland, Lyons, Decatur,
Fremont, and Blair
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...Snow, occasionally moderate, will continue today before
  ending this evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Storm total snow accumulations of 5 to 8
  inches are expected.

* WINDS...Northerly winds 20 to 30 mph gusting around 35 mph will
  likely cause considerable blowing and drifting snow.

* IMPACTS...Reduced visibilities, with whiteout conditions at
  times will make travel eventually become very hazardous to
  nearly impossible.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ056-069-079-NEZ051>053-066-067-242130-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170225T0300Z/
Shelby-Pottawattamie-Mills-Saunders-Douglas-Sarpy-Lancaster-Cass-
Including the cities of Harlan, Council Bluffs, Glenwood, Wahoo,
Ashland, Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Lincoln,
and Plattsmouth
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...A mixture of freezing drizzle and light snow will
  transition to all snow this morning. Snow, moderate at times,
  will continue today before tapering off by early evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are
possible.

* IMPACT...Reduced visibilities due to blowing snow will make
  travel difficult. In addition, the freezing drizzle this morning
  will further exacerbate the hazardous driving conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that
periods of snow with blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use extra caution while driving.

&&

$$

NEZ050-065-242130-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170225T0000Z/
Butler-Seward-
Including the cities of David City, Seward, and Milford
312 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...A mixture of freezing drizzle and light snow will
  transition to all snow this morning. Snow, moderate at times,
  will continue into early afternoon before tapering off later
  today.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are
possible.

* IMPACT...Reduced visibilities due to blowing snow will make
  travel difficult. In addition, the freezing drizzle this morning
  will further exacerbate the hazardous driving conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that
periods of snow with blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use extra caution while driving.

&&

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.