- Lexington, NE, US
Winter Storm Watchbeginning Sun 6:00 am, expires Mon 12:00 pm
.A storm system will track east and strengthen as we head through the weekend. There is good forecast model agreement that this storm system will bring periods of snow with strong winds to portions of south central Nebraska and north central Kansas Sunday through Monday morning. Ahead of the snow, freezing drizzle will be possible, bringing the potential for light icing.
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
* WHAT...Heavy snow, light freezing drizzle, low visibility and drifting snow are all possible. Total snow accumulations ranging from 2 to 8 inches and a light glaze of ice. The heaviest snowfall amounts of 5 to 8 inches are currently expected to occur generally along and northwest of a line from Beaver City, to Grand Island to Osceola Nebraska.
* WHERE...Portions of south central Nebraska and north central Kansas.
* WHEN...Freezing drizzle is possible early Sunday morning, with the precipitation type transitioning over to all snow by late Sunday afternoon and evening. Snow is expected to taper off by early afternoon Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Wind gusts reaching near 45 MPH may result in significant reductions in visibility and drifting snow Sunday night into Monday morning.
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.