« View county listWinter Storm Warning
Including the cities of Onawa, Mapleton, Missouri Valley,
Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Tekamah, Oakland, Lyons, Decatur,
Fremont, and Blair
336 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017
...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO
MIDNIGHT CST FRIDAY NIGHT...
* TIMING...Rain will be the primary precipitation type until mid
evening before turning to a rain and snow mix toward midnight,
with snow expected then after midnight. Snowfall will continue
into Friday then gradually taper off early Friday evening.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are
expected with locally higher amounts possible.
* WINDS...Northerly winds 20 to 30 mph gusting around 35 mph will
likely cause considerable blowing and drifting snow with near
blizzard conditions possible at times late tonight into Friday
* IMPACTS...Reduced visibilities, with whiteout conditions at
times will make travel eventually become very hazardous to
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food,
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.