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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
958 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM POSSIBLE LATE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY...

.A strong storm system is expected to move into the region Sunday
and exit to the east on Monday. The latest indications suggest
light icing is possible early Sunday followed by heavy snow
Sunday night into Monday morning. The exact track of the heavy
snow is still somewhat uncertain, but much of northeast Nebraska
could be affected by moderate to heavy snow and blowing snow.

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/O.CON.KOAX.WS.A.0002.180121T2100Z-180122T1800Z/
Knox-Cedar-Thurston-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-Boone-Madison-Stanton-
Cuming-Platte-Colfax-Butler-Seward-
Including the cities of Creighton, Bloomfield, Crofton, Wausa,
Verdigre, Niobrara, Hartington, Laurel, Randolph, Coleridge,
Pender, Macy, Walthill, Winnebago, Neligh, Elgin, Pierce,
Plainview, Osmond, Wayne, Albion, St. Edward, Norfolk, Stanton,
West Point, Wisner, Columbus, Schuyler, David City, Seward,
and Milford
958 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
  Monday. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 11 inches, and ice accumulations of a
  light glaze are possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central, northeast and southeast
  Nebraska.

* WHEN...From Sunday afternoon through Monday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

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.

$$

Zapotocny

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
946 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...Winter Storm Affecting Parts of Northern Iowa Sunday night
into Monday night...

.A wintery mix of precipitation will return to the state late
this weekend into early next week creating hazardous travel.
Freezing drizzle or freezing rain will change to drizzle or rain
Sunday before changing to snow later Sunday night into Monday
morning. Snow amounts will range between 3 to 5 inches with
locally higher amounts toward Emmet County. A northwest wind will
then increase Sunday night, becoming strong Monday with gusts as
high as 45 mph. This will create areas of blowing snow that may
reduce visibility below one half mile at times. The strong wind
may last into Monday night.

IAZ004>007-015-201200-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.A.0002.180122T0000Z-180123T0000Z/
Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Palo Alto-
Including the cities of Estherville, Algona, Forest City,
Lake Mills, Northwood, Manly, and Emmetsburg
946 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
  Monday. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 10 inches, and ice accumulations of up
  to one tenth of an inch are possible.

* WHERE...Far North Central Iowa.

* WHEN...From Sunday evening through Monday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
  cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

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.

$$

FAB
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018


SDZ050-053-054-058>060-063>065-068-201045-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.A.0002.180121T1200Z-180122T1800Z/
Gregory-Sanborn-Miner-Aurora-Davison-Hanson-Charles Mix-Douglas-
Hutchinson-Bon Homme-
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 9 inches, are possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central, south central and southeast
  South Dakota.

* WHEN...From Sunday morning through Monday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

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.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018


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201045-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.A.0002.180121T2100Z-180122T1800Z/
Plymouth-Woodbury-Dixon-Dakota-Brookings-Lake-Moody-McCook-
Minnehaha-Turner-Lincoln SD-Yankton-Clay SD-Union-
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions, including during the morning commute on Monday.
  Total snow accumulations of 6 to 9 inches, with localized
  amounts up to 11 inches, are possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast South Dakota,
  northeast Nebraska and northwest and west central Iowa.

* WHEN...From Sunday afternoon through Monday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

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.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018


IAZ001>003-012>014-021-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-201045-
/O.CON.KFSD.WS.A.0002.180122T0000Z-180123T0000Z/
Lyon IA-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay IA-Cherokee-
Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-Jackson-Pipestone-
Rock-
842 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible, including during the morning commute on Monday.
  Total snow accumulations of 7 to 10 inches, with localized
  amounts up to 12 inches, are possible.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota.

* WHEN...From Sunday evening through Monday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

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.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service North Platte NE
314 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE CENTRAL PLAINS...

.A winter storm is predicted to develop across the Central Plains
this weekend. The track of the storm and resultant impacts are
still somewhat uncertain. However, light to moderate snow is
likely and heavy snowfall is possible. Preparations for
significant snow and blowing snow should be undertaken.

NEZ006>010-025>029-037-038-059-070-071-200945-
/O.CON.KLBF.WS.A.0001.180121T1200Z-180122T1800Z/
Keya Paha-Boyd-Brown-Rock-Holt-Thomas-Blaine-Loup-Garfield-
Wheeler-Logan-Custer-Lincoln-Hayes-Frontier-
Including the cities of Springview, Spencer, Butte, Lynch,
Ainsworth, Bassett, Rose, Oneill, Atkinson, Thedford, Halsey,
Dunning, Purdum, Brewster, Taylor, Burwell, Bartlett, Ericson,
Stapleton, Broken Bow, North Platte, Hayes Center, Curtis,
Eustis, and Maywood
314 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow possible. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches
  are possible.

* WHERE...Portions of central Nebraska, north central Nebraska,
  southwest Nebraska and west central Nebraska.

* WHEN...From Sunday morning through Monday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

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.

$$

Roberg

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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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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