Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
350 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHWESTERN NEBRASKA STARTING CHRISTMAS
AFTERNOON...

.SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO NORTHWESTERN NEBRASKA DURING CHRISTMAS
AFTERNOON AS A WINTER STORM MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS AND CONTINUE
INTO FRIDAY MORNING. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED FOR NORTHWEST NEBRASKA...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF
A CHAPPELL...TO MULLEN...TO VALENTINE LINE. IN ADDITION TO THE
SNOWFALL...NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY MORNING. THESE STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE AREAS OF
BLOWING SNOW REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

NEZ004-005-022>024-035-056-094-251200-
/O.NEW.KLBF.WW.Y.0022.141225T1800Z-141226T1800Z/
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-GARDEN-GRANT-HOOKER-ARTHUR-DEUEL-
WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GORDON...RUSHVILLE...VALENTINE...
OSHKOSH...HYANNIS...MULLEN...ARTHUR...CHAPPELL...BIG SPRINGS...
CODY...MERRIMAN...KILGORE
350 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014 /250 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/
THURSDAY TO NOON CST /11 AM MST/ FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/ THURSDAY TO NOON CST /11 AM MST/ FRIDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE AT TIMES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
  NORTHWEST NEBRASKA THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND MOVE EAST THROUGH THE
  SANDHILLS THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO TO FOUR INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN SHERIDAN
  COUNTY.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED THURSDAY NIGHT
  WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. STRONG
  NORTHWEST WINDS INTO THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING WILL
  CAUSE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


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

&&

$$

MASEK



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