... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 9 am CST
... Blizzard Warning remains in effect from 9 am Saturday to
midnight CST Saturday night...
* what... freezing drizzle and fog expected to continue into early
Saturday morning, producing a light glaze to around one tenth
of an inch of ice. Visibility could be reduced to below one mile
or less tonight. A wintry mix of precipitation is expected
through mid-morning Saturday. Then blizzard conditions expected
for the rest of the day Saturday through Saturday evening. Total
snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches. North winds of 25 to 35
mph with gusts up to 50 mph are expected Saturday afternoon
leading to blowing and drifting snow and reduced visibilities.
* Where... portions of east central and south central Nebraska and
north central Kansas.
* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, until 9 am CST
Saturday. For the Blizzard Warning, from 9 am Saturday to
midnight CST Saturday night.
* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. Areas
of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Power
outages and tree damage are possible due to the ice and wind.
The hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.
A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded, stay with your vehicle.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
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Issued: 10:51 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service