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Here We Go Again! Winter Weather Advisory!


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM CDT WEDNESDAY… * WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are expected. * WHERE…Portions of east central and northeast Nebraska and west central Iowa. * WHEN…From 1 AM to 1 PM CDT Wednesday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…The ice will result in difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday. Expect reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. 

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Winter Storm Watch


.WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING… * WHAT…Near blizzard conditions possible. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph could cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is also possible. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches, and ice accumulations are possible. * WHERE…Portions of east central, northeast and southeast Nebraska. * WHEN…From late Friday night through Saturday evening. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Damage to trees and power lines is likely. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions and make travel very dangerous. &&
…BLIZZARD CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA…

Special Weather Statement


Air Quality Special Weather Statement… The Omaha metropolitan area pollutant standards index for today is 110. This value represents unhealthful air quality. Particulates/smoke will be the primary pollutant. Air pollution information is provided by the Douglas County Health Department. Persons will health and or breathing concerns should monitor the situation closely. Check http://www.airnow.gov for the latest information.

Winter Weather Advisory


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST THURSDAY NIGHT… * WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are expected. * WHERE…Portions of northeast Nebraska. * WHEN…From 6 AM Thursday to midnight CST Thursday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…The ice will result in difficult travel conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Ice accumulating on power lines could result in power disruptions. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. &&
…A Wintry Mix of Precipitation through Thursday Evening… .Light snow is forecast to develop later this evening and continue overnight as it spreads northward across eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa. The snow should mix with or change to light freezing drizzle Thursday morning for all but far northeast Nebraska. Precipitation should lighten up around midday, then another round of light snow and freezing drizzle is expected Thursday afternoon and Thursday evening ending from west to east during the evening.

Winter Weather Advisory


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON CST MONDAY… * WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one half inch and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are expected. * WHERE…Portions of east central and northeast Nebraska and southwest and west central Iowa. * WHEN…From midnight tonight to noon CST Monday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…The ice will result in difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Monday. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Additional wintry weather is expected Monday night into Tuesday morning. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. &&
…Freezing Precipitation Developing Tonight into Monday… .Freezing rain or drizzle is expected to develop across the area tonight and continue into Monday morning. This could make the Monday morning commute difficult.

Blizzard Warning is now for Burt County


Blizzard Warning
Expires at: 6:00 PM CST on January 22, 2018
A blizzard warning has been issued for Burt County, NE

Winter Storm Watch


Snow and blowing snow likely from Wednesday evening through Thursday morning…

.Rain will change to snow on Wednesday evening through Wednesday night, with accumulating snow expected through Thursday morning. Strong northwest winds will create blowing and drifting snow, with reduced visibilities. The winds will combine with plunging temperatures to cause wind chills to drop to the teens below zero. Additionally, the plunging temperatures may cause wet surfaces to freeze quickly, leaving a layer of ice beneath the snow.

…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow likely. Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday. Tree branches could fall, as well. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches, with isolated higher amounts, are possible.

* WHERE…Portions of east central, northeast and southeast Nebraska and west central Iowa.

* WHEN…From Wednesday evening through Thursday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Significant reductions in visibility are possible. Cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin. Rapidly falling temperatures on Wednesday night may cause wet surfaces to freeze quickly, leaving a layer of ice beneath the snow.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

Lyons City Council Meeting Agenda


 

A Copy of the “Open Meetings Act” Has Been Posted on the Bulletin Board on the East Side in the Council Chambers.

 

LYONS CITY COUNCIL

AGENDA

January 2, 2018 – 5:30 P.M.

 

The City Council reserves the right to go into Executive Session at any time as deemed appropriate and in accordance with State Statute.

  1. ROUTINE BUSINESS

 

  1. Meeting called to order.

 

  1. PUBLIC HEARING

None.

 

        III.  CONSENT AGENDA

Recommended Action: Approval of Consent Agenda

NOTE: All items are automatically approved when the Consent Agenda is approved unless moved to the Regular Agenda by the request of any single Council member.

  1. Dispense with reading of minutes of meetings held December 5, 2017.
  2. Claims as presented.
  3. Treasurer report.

Motion and second to approve the Consent Agenda/Tabulation of Vote.

 

 

  1. REGULAR AGENDA / NEW BUSINESS

Consideration and Action:

 

  1. Beth Ackland and Jamie Barrett, of NPGA – Discuss NPGA.

 

  1. Authorize drawdown #4 of CDBG funds in the amount of $47,371.44 to NED, Inc for Direct Financing and $802.38 to NENEDD for Construction Mgmt on the Brehmer Mfg 3rd expansion.
    1. Approve/not approve.
    2. Tabulation of votes

 

  1. Police report by Chief Buck.

 

  1. Library & Grant reports by Mike Heavrin.

 

  1. Utilities report.
  1. Stillman Building.
  2. 405 S 5th St Red Placard.
  3. NPGA Meeting.
  4. Snow Truck.

 

  1. Clerk’s Report.
    1. Income Statements.
    2. Budget Reports.

 

  1. Motion and second by Council members to adjourn the meeting.
    1. Tabulation of vote.

Potluck Cancelled at Golden Oaks in Oakland NE


GOLDEN OAKS SENIOR CENTER – OAKLAND,NE  
Event Cancelled Monday – Monday’s Potluck is canceled

WIND CHILL WARNING!!!


Wind Chill Warningbeginning Sun 6:00 am, expires Mon 6:00 pm

…Dangerously Cold Wind Chills This Weekend and Into Early Next Week…

.A prolonged period of cold temperatures are expected to settle over the area through early next week. Wind chill values range from 15 to 25 below zero this morning, 20 to 30 below zero tonight and 25 to 40 below zero Sunday night into Monday morning.

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY… …WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON CST MONDAY…

* WHAT…Dangerously cold wind chills expected. The dangerously cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin. Expect wind chills to range from 15 below zero to 40 below zero during the warning. Expect wind chills to range from 15 below zero to 25 below zero during the advisory.

* WHERE…Portions of east central and northeast Nebraska and west central Iowa.

* WHEN…For the Wind Chill Warning, from midnight tonight to noon CST Monday. For the Wind Chill Advisory, until noon CST today.

A Wind Chill Warning means the combination of very cold air and the wind will create dangerously low wind chill values. Frost bite can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions are not taken.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

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