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
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS STORM IS MORE CHARACTERISTIC OF AN EARLY
MARCH STORM THAN AN EARLY FEBRUARY SYSTEM. AS A RESULT...SNOW
TOTALS WILL EXCEED THE AMOUNTS TYPICAL OF A MID-WINTER STORM.
HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING AND DRIFTING IS LIKELY IN CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA WITH MODERATE SNOW TOTALS IN THE SANDHILLS AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

NEZ028-029-020000-
/O.EXA.KLBF.WS.W.0001.160201T1800Z-160203T0000Z/
GARFIELD-WHEELER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURWELL...BARTLETT...ERICSON
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW BEGINS TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST
  SNOW RATES WILL BE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND INTO TUESDAY
  MORNING. THE SNOW SHOULD BECOME LIGHT TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES. HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  MOST LIKELY SOUTH OF ONEILL.

* WIND...EAST AND NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TODAY AND TONIGHT
  BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH LATE TONIGHT WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND
  BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
  MAKING TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT. PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO 1/4 MILE...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
  DRIFTING SNOW MAY BLOCK SOME ROADS TUESDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ056>058-069>071-020000-
/O.CON.KLBF.WS.W.0001.160201T1200Z-160203T0000Z/
DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAPPELL...BIG SPRINGS...KEYSTONE...
KINGSLEY DAM...LEMOYNE...OGALLALA...ROSCOE...GRANT...CHAMPION...
ENDERS...IMPERIAL...WAUNETA...HAYES CENTER...CURTIS...EUSTIS...
MAYWOOD
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016 /257 AM MST MON FEB 1 2016/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...9 TO 12 INCHES. HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  EXPECTED SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

* WIND...EAST AND NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TODAY AND TONIGHT
  BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH LATE TONIGHT WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN OPEN AREAS. THESE WINDS WILL BUILD DEEP SNOW
  DRIFTS IN PLACES.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT AND
  BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING MAKING
  TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT. PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MAY
  REDUCE VISIBILITY TO 1/4 MILE...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
  DRIFTING SNOW MAY BLOCK SOME ROADS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ038-059-020000-
/O.CON.KLBF.WS.W.0001.160201T1800Z-160203T0000Z/
CUSTER-LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROKEN BOW...NORTH PLATTE
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW BEGINS BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
  HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TONIGHT. THE SNOW SHOULD DECREASE
  IN INTENSITY TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES. HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  MOST LIKELY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 AND IN SOUTHERN CUSTER
  COUNTY.

* WIND...EAST AND NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TODAY AND TONIGHT
  BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH LATE TONIGHT WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT AND
  BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING
  MAKING TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT. PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO 1/4 MILE...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
  DRIFTING SNOW MAY BLOCK SOME ROADS TUESDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ004-005-008>010-026-027-094-020000-
/O.EXA.KLBF.WW.Y.0002.160201T1800Z-160203T0000Z/
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-BLAINE-LOUP-
WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANTIOCH...LAKESIDE...SPARKS...
VALENTINE...AINSWORTH...BASSETT...ROSE...ONEILL...ATKINSON...
DUNNING...PURDUM...BREWSTER...ALMERIA...TAYLOR...CODY...ELI...
MERRIMAN...KILGORE
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016 /257 AM MST MON FEB 1 2016/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/
TODAY TO 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM MST/
TODAY TO 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW BEGINS THIS AFTERNOON AND
  LIGHT SNOW CONTINUES TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WIND...EAST AND NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TODAY AND TONIGHT. NORTH
  15 TO 25 MPH TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.
  ROADS WILL FILL WITH SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ022>025-035>037-020000-
/O.CON.KLBF.WW.Y.0002.160201T1800Z-160203T0000Z/
GARDEN-GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-LOGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRESCENT LAKE NWR...OSHKOSH...
LEWELLEN...ASHBY...HYANNIS...WHITMAN...MULLEN...THEDFORD...
HALSEY...ARTHUR...TRYON...RINGGOLD...STAPLETON
357 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016 /257 AM MST MON FEB 1 2016/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM
MST/ TODAY TO 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST /11 AM
MST/ TODAY TO 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW BEGINS THIS AFTERNOON AND
  LIGHT SNOW CONTINUES TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WIND...EAST AND NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TODAY AND TONIGHT. NORTH
  15 TO 25 MPH TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.
  ROADS WILL FILL WITH SNOW.

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.

&&

$$


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