Published: Tue, January 01, 2019
Global | By Craig Ferguson

NWS Issues Winter Weather Warnings and Advisories

NWS Issues Winter Weather Warnings and Advisories

The Nebraska Transportation Department listed almost two-thirds of the state's highways as partially or fully covered with snow Friday morning.

Heavy snow was expected in the southwestern state of New Mexico from a new storm.

Authorities had to rescue residents from about 25 area homes in Forrest County, Moore said.

A powerful winter storm that caused whiteout conditions and treacherous roads in parts of the Upper Midwest is blamed in at least three fatal accidents, officials said.

The advisory issued by the National Weather Service impacts the Cascades above 2,000 feet in Snohomish, King, Pierce and Lewis counties.

Heavy snow was expected in the southwestern state of New Mexico from a new storm, with as much as 18 inches possible, NWS said.

Wind gusts are what forecasters fear the most in eastern Nebraska.

"This was a flash flood type of situation", he said.

Travel will be hard and even impossible in rural areas. The parish also declared an emergency to coordinate local, state and federal resources.

There was one death in Tennessee where a woman fell into a rain rain-swollen creek near Chattanooga. "Apparently they spent the night in the cave or somewhere in that area and then they tried to come out early this morning". More than 50 million people stay under flood and flash flood observations from New Jersey down to Louisiana.

Multiple vehicles stalled in flood waters along Providence Street.

A blizzard that has already cancelled or delayed thousands of airline flights and injured a passenger and crew member on a commercial jet over the Dallas area could dump almost a foot more snow in some states, forecasters said on Thursday.

Some areas of the Midwest were seeing spring-like conditions.

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