Winter Storm Watch


POWERFUL WINTER STORM SYSTEM MOVING OUT ACROSS THE CENTRAL
PLAINS MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AT THE SURFACE IS EXPECTED TO ORGANIZE
OVER THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE BY MONDAY EVENING. THIS WILL THEN TRACK
NORTHEAST ACROSS KANSAS AND TOWARD THE GREAT LAKES REGION. SNOW IS
EXPECTED TO THE NORTH OF THE TRACK OF THE SYSTEM. STRONG NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE TUESDAY...WITH BLOWING
SNOW AND LOW VISIBILITY. WHITE OUT OR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS MAY
DEVELOP.


MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-THURSTON-BOONE-MADISON-STANTON-CUMING-BURT-
PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONAWA...MAPLETON...MISSOURI VALLEY...

WOODBINE...LOGAN...DUNLAP...HARLAN...PENDER...MACY...WALTHILL...

WINNEBAGO...ALBION...ST. EDWARD...NORFOLK...STANTON...

WEST POINT...WISNER...TEKAMAH...OAKLAND...LYONS...DECATUR...

COLUMBUS...SCHUYLER...FREMONT...BLAIR
320 PM CST SAT JAN 30 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING. 

* TIMING...SNOW SHOULD START TO ACCUMULATE BY LATE MONDAY EVENING
AND THEN CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF
TUESDAY EVENING...THEN WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH BY LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...POTENTIAL FOR SNOW AMOUNTS OF 8 INCHES OR MORE. 

* OTHER IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS...WITH GUSTS OF AROUND 40 MPH OR
HIGHER. THIS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW AND POSSIBLY NEAR
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.

CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

About katcountryhub
I am a graduate of Northeast Community College with a degree in journalism. I am married to Jeff Gilliland. We have two grown children, Justin and Whitney and four grandchildren, Grayce, Grayhm, Charli and Penelope. I will be covering Lyons, Decatur, Bancroft and Rosalie and am hoping to expand my horizons as time progresses!

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