Winter Storm Warning for Nebraska

A storm system will continue to organize over western Kansas early this morning and then move east across Kansas today. Areas of freezing rain and sleet will continue to develop over western Nebraska this morning and change over to snow through the morning into the early afternoon. Periods of moderate to heavy snow is expected through the Nebraska sandhills this afternoon into this evening. Snow is expected to taper off over northern central Nebraska on Wednesday morning.

The heaviest snowfall rates will occur between noon and 6pm. Some light ice accumulations are possible this morning. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches are possible. Look for significant reductions in visibility as northwest winds increase through the day. Travel will be very hazardous to impossible. Low visibilities in areas of blowing snow.

A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet, and ice are occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 511.

Zach Sharpe

My name is Zach Sharpe. I am the president and forecaster for the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. You can find me on Twitter @Stormchaserzach and on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/stormchaserzach/

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