LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. on Thursday for Lincoln and Eastern Nebraska.
Strong winds gusting to 45 mph will cause some blowing snow, reducing visibility below a mile in many locations. Accumulations of up to 1-2" is expected around the Lincoln area with 3-6" south of a Nebraska City to Red Oak , the higher totals falling around the Auburn and Falls City areas in extreme southeast parts of the state. Be aware that wet roads will freeze over as temperatures sharply drop overnight creating slick conditions.
It will be much colder Thursday as temperatures fall through the day. With a north-northwest wind at 20 to 35 mph and gusts to 45 mph dropping wind chill values below zero.
There is another chance of snow in the forecast Friday with light accumulation possible. The cold temperatures should continue through the end of the work week and into the weekend.