Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
353 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-281200-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
353 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SATURDAY

LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA SATURDAY
MORNING AND GRADUALLY SPREAD NORTH AND EAST THROUGH THE DAY. THE
SNOW SHOULD HOLD OFF UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON ALONG AND NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 80...AND MAY HOLD OFF UNTIL THE EVENING IN NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA. SNOW AMOUNTS AROUND AN INCH OR TWO ARE POSSIBLE IN FAR
SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA BY LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON...WITH JUST A
DUSTING ALONG AND NORTH OF THE INTERSTATE. SOUTHWEST IOWA COULD
SEE A HALF INCH OR SO BY LATE IN THE DAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY

THE CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE
EXITING SOUTHWEST IOWA TO THE EAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A LULL IN
ACTIVITY IS POSSIBLE SATURDAY EVENING BEFORE PICKING UP AGAIN
OVERNIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF AN INCH
OR TWO ARE POSSIBLE BEFORE THE SNOW ENDS...WITH TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS AROUND AN INCH ALONG INTERSTATE 80 AND LESSER
AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH. THE HIGHEST TOTALS OF 3 INCHES OR A LITTLE
MORE ARE FORECAST IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA NEAR THE KANSAS
BORDER...WITH 2 TO 3 INCHES EXPECTED IN SOUTHWEST IOWA.

ANOTHER AND MORE POTENT STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO THE
AREA MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. A MIX OF RAIN...SNOW AND FREEZING
RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE
TURNING TO ALL SNOW AFTER A COLD FRONT SLAMS THROUGH THE AREA
TUESDAY DURING THE DAY. THE EXACT TIMING AND TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM
IS STILL IN QUESTION...AND WILL GREATLY AFFECT SNOW AND ICE
POTENTIAL. WE WILL FINE-TUNE THESE AREAS AS THE WEEKEND
PROGRESSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT OR SATURDAY.

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