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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT WESTERN NEBRASKA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO NORTHERN NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT AS A WINTER STORM MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS WITH
LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES. ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY.

NEZ007-009-010-022-027>029-231230-
/O.COR.KLBF.WW.Y.0021.141223T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
BOYD-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPENCER...BASSETT...ONEILL...OSHKOSH...
TAYLOR...BURWELL...BARTLETT
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /249 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTH PLATTE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE AT TIMES WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN
  NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO TO THREE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED TONIGHT WITH
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. STRONG
  NORTHWEST WINDS INTO TUESDAY WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT WESTERN NEBRASKA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO NORTHERN NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT AS A WINTER STORM MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS. SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS WITH
LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW
REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES. ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH TUESDAY.

NEZ005-006-008-023>026-035>037-094-231230-
/O.COR.KLBF.WW.Y.0021.141223T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BROWN-GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-ARTHUR-
MCPHERSON-LOGAN-WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALENTINE...SPRINGVIEW...AINSWORTH...
HYANNIS...MULLEN...THEDFORD...DUNNING...ARTHUR...TRYON...
STAPLETON...CODY...MERRIMAN...KILGORE
349 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /249 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM
MST/ TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW...MODERATE AT TIMES WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN
  NEBRASKA THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO TO FOUR INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION.
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN CHERRY COUNTY.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED TONIGHT WITH
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAKING TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. STRONG
  NORTHWEST WINDS INTO TUESDAY WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE BLOWING
  SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

POWER


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...BREEZY TODAY AND VERY WINDY ON TUESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL MOVE FROM THE PLAINS STATES TODAY TO
THE GREAT LAKES REGION BY LATE TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
THROUGH THE WESTERN UNITED STATES. THE STEEP PRESSURE GRADIENT
BETWEEN THE HIGH AND LOW PRESSURE AREAS WILL PRODUCE BREEZY
CONDITIONS ACROSS THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS TODAY AND VERY WINDY
CONDITIONS WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF BLOWING SNOW AND BLOWING DUST
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS REGION ON TUESDAY.

KSZ001-002-014-015-028-029-NEZ079-080-230600-
/O.CON.KGLD.HW.A.0007.141223T1200Z-141224T0000Z/
CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-LOGAN-GOVE-DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...COLBY...HOXIE...
OAKLEY...QUINTER...BENKELMAN...TRENTON
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS SPEEDS TO 35 TO 45 MPH WITH WIND
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING/DURATION...WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TUESDAY
  MORNING AND WILL DIMINISH AGAIN BY LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITIES
  LESS THAN A MILE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING MAINLY NORTH OF
  HIGHWAY 24 AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 83. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  TRAVELING EAST OR WEST WILL BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR HAZARDOUS WIND
CONDITIONS WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR GREATER. SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS NOW AND STAY TUNED
FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE HIGH WIND WARNINGS.

&&

$$
JTL


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
413 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NEZ038-056>059-069>071-231215-
CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROKEN BOW...CHAPPELL...BIG SPRINGS...
OGALLALA...GRANT...NORTH PLATTE...IMPERIAL...HAYES CENTER...
CURTIS...EUSTIS
413 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /313 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...STRONG WINDS AND LIGHT SNOW FOR TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

NORTHWEST WINDS ACROSS SOUTHERN NEBRASKA WILL INCREASE TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED WEST OF A LINE FROM
TRYON TO HAYES CENTER WHERE SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 55 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. EAST OF THIS LINE...SUSTAINED WINDS
OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. IN
ADDITION...LIGHT SNOW IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. ALTHOUGH
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF AN
INCH OR TWO...THE STRONG WINDS COULD CAUSE BLOWING SNOW...WITH
LIMITED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY LATE
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AS SNOWFALL ENDS AND WINDS BEGIN TO DIMINISH.

$$

BROOKS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
437 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-232245-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
437 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /337 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL IMPACT WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA TONIGHT. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA AND WITH STRONG WINDS...BLOWING
SNOW WILL BE A THREAT TONIGHT AS VISIBILITIES DOWN TO 1 MILE ARE
POSSIBLE. WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE LIKELY
THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE AREA ON TUESDAY.
AS A RESULT...ACCUMULATING SNOW REMAINS LIKELY...WITH TOTAL
AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS UP NEAR 6
INCHES OVER NORTHERN SHERIDAN COUNTY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY...WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO
40 MPH AND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH EXPECTED. WHERE SNOW FALLS...THE
COMBINATION OF WINDS AND SNOW WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE TUESDAY EVENING.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS LATER
THIS WEEK. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM
ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY. THE EXACT TRACK OF THE SYSTEM IS STILL IN
QUESTION...THEREFORE AMOUNTS ARE UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

THOSE PLANNING TRAVEL ACROSS NEBRASKA DURING THE HOLIDAY WEEK
SHOULD KEEP UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST FORECASTS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SNOWFALL REPORTS THROUGH TUESDAY WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

BROOKS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
416 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-231230-
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-
416 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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 TUESDAY

SNOW IS LIKELY TONIGHT BEGINNING IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THIS
EVENING...THEN SPREADING TOWARD INTERSTATE 80 BY SUNRISE. SNOW
IS EXPECTED TO THEN SPREAD ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST
IOWA DURING THE DAY TUESDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL LIKELY
AVERAGE AN INCH OR TWO IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND PORTIONS OF WEST
CENTRAL IOWA...GENERALLY NORTH OF A COLUMBUS TO DENISON LINE...WITH
AN INCH OR LESS IN THE SOUTH BY LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE CHRISTMAS NIGHT INTO
EARLY FRIDAY...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND WEST CENTRAL
IOWA THEN AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT OR TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
321 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
232130-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
321 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

TONIGHT WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES FOR ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL TO
PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA. THE BEST CHANCES FOR SNOWFALL WILL
BE MAINLY NORTH OF HIGHWAY 6 AFTER ABOUT MIDNIGHT. IN ADDITION TO
SNOWFALL...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH OCCASIONALLY
HIGHER GUSTS...WILL RESULT IN SOME AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING
SNOW...MAKING FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

BETTER CHANCES FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE ENTIRE
OUTLOOK AREA ON TUESDAY. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
TO 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL ALSO
CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY...AND THESE WINDS WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...MAKING FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

ROSSI/HALBLAUB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
256 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-232100-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
256 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW AND SLEET RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  TUESDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
  ELEVATED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW AND SLEET RISK.

  WEDNESDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

  THURSDAY...
  ELEVATED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

  SATURDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SUNDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

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