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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1256 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SNOW TO CONTINUE FALLING TODAY....

.THE AREA OF THE HEAVIEST SNOW HAS SHIFTED TO THE SOUTHEAST...AS
SNOW HAS BEEN TAPERING OFF ACROSS THE WESTERN SANDHILLS. LOOK FOR
SNOW TO CONTINUE FALLING FROM SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL NEBRASKA
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATIONS MOST PLACES WILL BE 3 INCHES
OR LESS...BUT HEAVY SNOW COULD OCCUR IN SOME LOCATIONS WHERE UP TO
5 INCHES IS POSSIBLE. IN ADDITION...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS OF 30
TO 40 MPH AT TIMES WILL CAUSE BLOWING SNOW IN SOME AREAS.

NEZ004-094-131900-
/O.EXP.KLBF.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-140413T1800Z/
SHERIDAN-WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GORDON...RUSHVILLE...CODY...MERRIMAN...
KILGORE
1156 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MDT TODAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON MDT TODAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO TAPER OFF WITH ONLY VERY LIGHT
  SNOW THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...NO FURTHER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR TODAY.

* WIND...NORTHERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON...HOWEVER SOME ROADWAYS MAY CONTINUE TO BE SLICK WHERE
  SNOW HAS STUCK TO THE SURFACES. ALSO...OPEN AREAS COULD STILL
  EXPERIENCE BRIEF PERIODS OF SNOW BLOWING AROUND.

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NEZ022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-140000-
/O.CON.KLBF.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-140414T0000Z/
GARDEN-GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-
MCPHERSON-LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-
FRONTIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSHKOSH...HYANNIS...MULLEN...THEDFORD...
DUNNING...TAYLOR...BURWELL...BARTLETT...ARTHUR...TRYON...
STAPLETON...BROKEN BOW...CHAPPELL...BIG SPRINGS...OGALLALA...
GRANT...NORTH PLATTE...IMPERIAL...HAYES CENTER...CURTIS...EUSTIS
1256 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014 /1156 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /6 PM
MDT/ THIS EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /6 PM
MDT/ THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE MAIN AREA OF SNOW WILL FALL THIS AFTERNOON FROM
  SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL NEBRASKA. THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF BY THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 5 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS
  POSSIBLE YET THIS AFTERNOON...WHERE SNOWFALL RATES OF AN INCH OR
  TWO PER HOUR OR MORE COULD OCCUR. THE HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  BE SOUTH OF A LINE FROM IMPERIAL TO NORTH PLATTE TO
  BARTLETT...WITH LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH.

* WIND...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH GUSTING TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
  WEATHER CONDITIONS INCLUDING STRONG WINDS...SNOWFALL RATES
  LOCALLY REACHING AS HIGH AS 1 OR 2 INCHES PER HOUR... VISIBILITY
  1/4 MILE OR LESS AND HEAVY ACCUMULATIONS OF SLUSH. IF VERY HEAVY
  SNOW DEVELOPS...SPORADIC POWER OUTAGES MAY OCCUR.

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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