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Watches & Warnings

Blizzard Warning
Issued: 3:58 AM CST Jan. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Blizzard Warning in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM CST
Monday...

* what... blizzard conditions expected. Travel will be very
dangerous to impossible, including during the morning commute on
Monday. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 15 inches are
expected.

* Where... portions of northeast Nebraska, mainly along and
northwest of a line from Columbus to West Point and Macy.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM CST Monday.

* Additional details... winds gusting over 40 mph will cause
whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the
snow is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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. The latest Road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.