OMAHA/VALLEY — Northeast Nebraskans need to buckle up for another round of winter weather.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch starting at 7:00 PM on Friday and lasting until 7:00 PM on Saturday. The Watch is in effect for Thurston, Wayne, Cuming, Stanton, Madison, Pierce, Cedar, Knox, Antelope and Boone counties.
The NWS says parts of Antelope, Knox and Cedar Counties could get 8-12 inches while most of the region is expected to get 4-6 inches. Possible blizzard conditions are predicted because of north winds blowing 25-35 mph with gusts as high as 50 mph.
The NWS is listing the impact of this system as “significant” and says forecasters have high confidence that the storm will hit.