Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hastings NE
258 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...Winter Storm Expected Sunday Into Monday Morning...

.A storm system will track east and strengthen as we head through
the weekend. There is good forecast model agreement that this
storm system will bring periods of snow with strong winds to
portions of south central Nebraska and north central Kansas
Sunday through Monday morning. Ahead of the snow, freezing drizzle
will be possible, bringing the potential for light icing.

KSZ005-006-017-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>086-201100-
/O.CON.KGID.WS.A.0002.180121T1200Z-180122T1800Z/
Phillips-Smith-Rooks-Valley-Greeley-Nance-Sherman-Howard-Merrick-
Polk-Dawson-Buffalo-Hall-Hamilton-York-Gosper-Phelps-Kearney-
Adams-Clay-Fillmore-Furnas-Harlan-Franklin-Webster-Nuckolls-
Including the cities of Phillipsburg, Bellaire, Smith Center,
Kensington, Codell, Plainville, Stockton, Ord, Greeley, Spalding,
Scotia, Wolbach, Fullerton, Genoa, Loup City, Sherman Reservoir,
Litchfield, St. Libory, Central City, Stromsburg, Osceola,
Shelby, Polk, Lexington, Cozad, Willow Island, Gothenburg,
Kearney, Grand Island, Aurora, York, Elwood, Johnson Lake,
Holdrege, Minden, Hastings, Sutton, Harvard, Clay Center, Edgar,
Fairfield, Geneva, Exeter, Fairmont, Cambridge, Arapahoe, Oxford,
Beaver City, Hollinger, Alma, Orleans, Franklin, Campbell,
Hildreth, Inavale, Red Cloud, Blue Hill, Rosemont, Bladen,
Bostwick, Superior, and Nelson
258 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow, light freezing drizzle, low visibility and
  drifting snow are all possible. Total snow accumulations ranging
  from 2 to 8 inches and a light glaze of ice. The heaviest
  snowfall amounts of 5 to 8 inches are currently expected to
  occur generally along and northwest of a line from Beaver City,
  to Grand Island to Osceola Nebraska.

* WHERE...Portions of south central Nebraska and north central
  Kansas.

* WHEN...Freezing drizzle is possible early Sunday morning, with
  the precipitation type transitioning over to all snow by late
  Sunday afternoon and evening. Snow is expected to taper off by
  early afternoon Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Wind gusts reaching near 45 MPH may result
  in significant reductions in visibility and drifting snow
  Sunday night into Monday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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