The Winter Weather Advisory has been CANCELLED . . .
THE STORM HAS BEEN UPGRADED . . .
NOW, IT IS A
We are SO EXCITED!
This Bulletin is from NOAA Weather . . .
...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT...THEN CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. AS NORTHWESTERLY WINDS INCREASE MARKEDLY AROUND SUNRISE SUNDAY...BLOWING AND FALLING SNOW WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANTLY RESTRICTED VISIBILITIES AND TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. * ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE...BY LATE SUNDAY. * WIND...NORTHWESTERLY WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 40 TO 50 MPH WILL DEVELOP BY SUNDAY MORNING. THE STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE DAY...GRADUALLY DIMINISHING BY LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. WIND CHILL READINGS WILL DROP BELOW ZERO ON SUNDAY...WITH READINGS RANGING FROM 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING. * IMPACTS...WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON MAKING FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. IN ADDITION TO THE POOR VISIBILITIES...STRONG WINDS...SNOW COVERED ROADS...AND BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL ALSO CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.
Praises Be To God . . .
We ARE Prepared!
We have a sturdy draft free home,
a generator to run the house in the event the power goes out.
Freezers full of food.
Enough movies, books, toys and games to keep the kids
entertained if we are in for a long time . . .
(HEY, we ARE talking Blizzard here!)
We have plenty of laundry soap and softener to keep every one's
clothing clean and tidy . . . o.k. well maybe just clean!
Prescription Meds are all up to date and reasonably full.
Cars are full of gas . . . just in the event of an emergency.
Blankets and supplies are in Katelyn and my Crossovers . . .
just in case we MUST go out.
We have PLENTY of toilet paper.
(With a family of seven, that is really important!)
We have plenty of stories to read from the
Bible AND Bible story books.
We have our cozy Ugg slippers -
AND we LOVE, LOVE, LOVE them!
If we are stuck inside because of the blizzard we can all stay
in our jammies indefinitely!!!
Banking and Bills can be done online . . . unless of course DSL
and/or satellite go down.
Our plow is on the mower and it is ready
for its first plow of the season.
The boys all have snow pants (for when the blizzard subsides).
New snow boots for everyone are waiting to be worn.
Weather radios are on standby.
Now . . .
all we need is the Blizzard!!!
Will keep you all updated . . .
Hope to have GREAT pictures to share!
Be Safe and Stay Warm!