Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
348 AM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

NEZ011-012-015>018-030>033-042-043-270000-
KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-STANTON-
CUMING-PLATTE-COLFAX-
348 AM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS POSTED THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT AS
SNOW AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO
20 MPH...WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTS...WILL CAUSE MINOR BLOWING AND
DRIFTING OF SNOW AS WELL.

A STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTHWEST WILL BRING THE ONSET
OF SNOW TO WESTERN NEBRASKA THIS MORNING...SPREADING INTO
NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOULD INCREASE IN
INTENSITY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW FALLING
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH MID EVENING. OF THE 3 TO 4
INCHES OF TOTAL SNOWFALL EXPECTED...2 OR 3 OF THOSE INCHES WILL
LIKELY FALL BETWEEN 5 AND 10 PM. SLIPPERY ROADS AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY.

THE SNOW SHOULD TAPER OFF MARKEDLY BY LATE EVENING AND AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

LIGHT SNOW IS AGAIN POSSIBLE MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

MUCH COLDER AIR WILL SETTLE OVER THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...WITH LOWS BOTH NIGHTS LIKELY DROPPING
BELOW ZERO...AND WIND CHILLS 10 TO 20 BELOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT...
BUT PLEASE PASS ALONG ANY REPORTS OF SNOW AMOUNTS.

$$

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ034-044-045-050>053-065>068-
078-088>093-270000-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-BURT-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-
LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-
RICHARDSON-
348 AM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AS WELL AS SOUTHWEST
IOWA. TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR TWO IS FORECAST BY SATURDAY
MORNING ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 80...WITH AN INCH OR
LESS EXPECTED SOUTHEAST OF THE INTERSTATE. NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 20
MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS COULD CAUSE SOME MINOR BLOWING SNOW DURING
THE EVENING. ALSO...A BRIEF PERIOD OF SLEET COULD ACCOMPANY THE
ONSET OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON.

A STORM SYSTEM MOVING IN FROM THE SOUTHWEST WILL CAUSE THE LIGHT
SNOW THROUGH TONIGHT. THAT SYSTEM WILL BE EXITING THE AREA TO THE
EAST LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

LIGHT SNOW IS AGAIN POSSIBLE MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT...
BUT PLEASE PASS ALONG ANY REPORTS OF SNOW AMOUNTS.

$$



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