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Seward County Emergency Management - Nebraska
Saturday November 24th, 2018 :: 01:36 p.m. CST

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Blizzard Warning until 06:00PM Sunday

A strong winter storm will bring widespread snow to eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa tonight and Sunday morning. The heaviest snows are expected in southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa where 4 to 7 inches of snow could fall, with lesser amounts as you head into northeast Nebraska and west central Iowa. The snow combined with north winds gusting to 40 mph will create whiteout conditions for Sunday morning.

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 4 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa.

* WHEN...From 2 AM to 6 PM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Occasional whiteout conditions are likely.

* AFFECTED AREAS: LANCASTER ... SALINE ... CASS ... SEWARD ... MONTGOMERY ... MILLS

Instructions:

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.

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Address/Location
Seward County Emergency Management - Nebraska
322 S 14th St
Seward, NE 68434

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 402-643-4722

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Alert Details

Severity:
Extreme - Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Blizzard Warning

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