Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1202 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017


NEZ039-040-250215-
/O.CON.KGID.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170125T1500Z/
VALLEY-GREELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORD...GREELEY...SPALDING...SCOTIA...
WOLBACH
1202 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA FOR THE
  REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. BLOWING SNOW IS ALSO
  EXPECTED THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT WHICH MAY CAUSE VISIBILITY
  ISSUES FOR THOSE TRAVELING.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW SHOULD OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO
  THE EVENING. SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF TONIGHT INTO
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW ARE FORECAST.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON...WITH
  SPEEDS AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. SPEEDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT AT 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 MPH.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-COVERED. STRONG
  WINDS TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ041-046>049-060>062-250215-
/O.CON.KGID.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170125T1500Z/
NANCE-SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FULLERTON...GENOA...LOUP CITY...
SHERMAN RESERVOIR...LITCHFIELD...ST. LIBORY...CENTRAL CITY...
STROMSBURG...OSCEOLA...SHELBY...POLK...LEXINGTON...COZAD...
WILLOW ISLAND...GOTHENBURG...KEARNEY...GRAND ISLAND
1202 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THE REMAINDER OF THE
  AFTERNOON AND INTO TONIGHT. SOME SLEET MAY ALSO OCCUR EARLY THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...THE MOST LIKELY PERIOD FOR SNOW SHOULD BE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING. SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TAPER OFF
  TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* PRECIPITATION ACCUMULATION...1 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW ARE
  FORECAST. THE HIGHEST TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS THE
  NORTHERN HALF OF THESE COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON...WITH
  SPEEDS AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. SPEEDS SHOULD INCREASE THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT AT 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 MPH.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-COVERED. STRONG
  WINDS TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$
EWALD


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