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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1145 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...THE WORST OF THE STORM IS AT HAND AS SIGNIFICANT ICING OCCURS
BEFORE BRIEFLY CHANGING OVER TO SNOW IN SOME AREAS...

KSZ005>007-017>019-170000-
/O.EXT.KGID.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170117T0000Z/
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PHILLIPSBURG...BELLAIRE...
SMITH CENTER...KENSINGTON...MANKATO...JEWELL...IONIA...BURR OAK...
CODELL...PLAINVILLE...STOCKTON...OSBORNE...DOWNS...BELOIT
1145 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* HAZARD...FREEZING RAIN AND DANGEROUS AMOUNTS OF ICE.

* TIMING AND PRECIPITATION TYPE...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN AND
  DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE INTO THE AFTERNOON. THE FREEZING RAIN
  SHOULD GRADUALLY DECREASE IN INTENSITY FROM SOUTH TO NORTH. A
  LITTLE SLEET AND LIGHT SNOW COULD ALSO OCCUR.

* TEMPERATURES...SHOULD REMAIN AROUND THE FREEZING MARK THE
  REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
  OF FREEZING RAIN MAY OCCUR...WITH THE MOST LIKELY AREAS BEING
  ACROSS PHILLIPS...SMITH AND JEWELL COUNTIES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONLY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH FROM THE NORTH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ICY ROADS WILL RESULT
  IN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND SLIDE-OFF`S. ICY SIDEWALKS AND
  PARKING LOTS COULD RESULT IN INJURIES FROM SLIPPING AND
  FALLING. ANY BROKEN TREE LIMBS COULD DAMAGE POWER LINES
  RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT
ADD TO THE DANGER.

&&

$$

NEZ041-048-049-062>064-074>077-083>087-170000-
/O.CON.KGID.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170117T0600Z/
NANCE-MERRICK-POLK-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-
HARLAN-FRANKLIN-WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FULLERTON...GENOA...CENTRAL CITY...
STROMSBURG...OSCEOLA...SHELBY...POLK...GRAND ISLAND...AURORA...
YORK...MINDEN...HASTINGS...SUTTON...HARVARD...CLAY CENTER...
EDGAR...FAIRFIELD...GENEVA...EXETER...FAIRMONT...ALMA...ORLEANS...
FRANKLIN...CAMPBELL...HILDRETH...INAVALE...RED CLOUD...
BLUE HILL...ROSEMONT...BLADEN...BOSTWICK...SUPERIOR...NELSON...
HEBRON...DESHLER
1145 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* HAZARD...FREEZING RAIN AND DANGEROUS AMOUNTS OF ICE.

* TIMING AND PRECIPITATION TYPE...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH MID-AFTERNOON. FREEZING RAIN SHOULD CHANGE
  OVER TO SLEET AND A LITTLE SNOW BY MID TO LATE AFTERNOON AND
  THEN END EARLY THIS EVENING.

* STORM-TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ONE-QUARTER TO SIX TENTHS OF AN
  INCH. HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 92 AND ALONG AND
  EAST OF HIGHWAY 281.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...A DUSTING TO NEAR AN INCH...WITH THE
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS FROM ALMA TO GRAND ISLAND TO FULLERTON.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH FROM THE NORTH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ICY ROADS WILL RESULT
  IN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND SLIDE-OFF`S. ICY SIDEWALKS AND
  PARKING LOTS COULD RESULT IN INJURIES FROM SLIPPING AND
  FALLING. ANY BROKEN TREE LIMBS COULD DAMAGE POWER LINES
  RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT
ADD TO THE DANGER.

&&

$$

NEZ039-040-046-047-060-061-072-073-082-170000-
/O.CON.KGID.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170117T0600Z/
VALLEY-GREELEY-SHERMAN-HOWARD-DAWSON-BUFFALO-GOSPER-PHELPS-FURNAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORD...GREELEY...SPALDING...SCOTIA...
WOLBACH...LOUP CITY...SHERMAN RESERVOIR...LITCHFIELD...
ST. LIBORY...LEXINGTON...COZAD...WILLOW ISLAND...GOTHENBURG...
KEARNEY...ELWOOD...JOHNSON LAKE...HOLDREGE...CAMBRIDGE...
ARAPAHOE...OXFORD...BEAVER CITY...HOLLINGER
1145 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* HAZARD...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW.

* TIMING AND PRECIPITATION TYPE...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN WILL
  CONTINUE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. THE FREEZING RAIN SHOULD THEN
  TRANSITION OVER TO SLEET AND SNOW FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
  AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A LIGHT GLAZE UP TO ONE-THIRD OF AN INCH.
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL OCCUR FROM BEAVER CITY TO KEARNEY TO
  GREELEY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO TWO INCHES.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH FROM THE NORTH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. ICY ROADS WILL RESULT
  IN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND SLIDE-OFF`S. ICY SIDEWALKS AND
  PARKING LOTS COULD RESULT IN INJURIES FROM SLIPPING AND
  FALLING. BROKEN TREE LIMBS COULD DAMAGE POWER LINES RESULTING
  IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES...WHERE ICING AMOUNTS EXCEED
  ONE-QUARTER INCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

EWALD


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