Minnesota Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Nebraska, Madison

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:20 AM CST on February 23, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM this evening
to midnight CST Friday night...

* timing... rain, or a rain or snow mix on Thursday will change
to all snow Thursday evening. Snow, occasionally heavy, will
continue Thursday night and through the day on Friday, ending
on Friday evening.

* Snow accumulations... snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches are
expected with locally higher amounts in isolated locations.

* Winds... northeast winds of 10 to 20 mph on Thursday evening
will become north, and then northwest during the day on Friday
increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts over 35 mph. This will
create considerable blowing and drifting with near blizzard
conditions possible at times on Friday and Friday evening.

* Impacts... the combination of the heavy snowfall, gusty winds
creating blowing and drifting as well as reducing visibilities
will make travel very hazardous to nearly impossible during
the storm. The winds combined with the wet and heavy nature of
the snow may also create the risk of sporadic power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Wind Chill Advisory
Arkansas - Dense Fog Advisory
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Tennessee - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement

More From WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Campaign 2016
Good Question
Download The Weather App

Listen Live