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Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO)

Issued by Omaha/Valley, NE (OAX)

                            
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HWOOAX

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
1239 PM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

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1239 PM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Iowa...west central Iowa...east central Nebraska...northeast
Nebraska and southeast Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect from 3 PM today to 9 AM
Wednesday. Snow will develop over the region late this afternoon 
and increase in intensity through the evening. Heaviest snow
expected between 9 PM today and 5 AM Wednesday. Peak snowfall
rates near 2 inches per hour are possible. Widespread snow totals
of 5 to 9 inches expected. Snow will produce hazardous travel 
conditions, and significant impacts are expected for the Wednesday
morning commute.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

The active weather pattern will continue into this weekend, with 
another significant winter storm possible between Friday and 
Sunday morning. This system should bring more accumulating snow, 
and may be accompanied by strong winds, leading to blowing and 
drifting snow. At this time, Saturday afternoon into Saturday 
night is the period of greatest concern. 

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters activation will not be needed.

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Albright