Severe storms pushing into River Country

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT
FOR MILLS…SOUTHERN POTTAWATTAMIE…SARPY…EASTERN DOUGLAS AND
NORTHEASTERN CASS COUNTIES…

At 1240 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 8 miles west of Underwood to 4 miles west of
Plattsmouth, moving east at 40 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE…Trained weather spotters have reported tree damage, power
outages, and winds up to 65 mph in Omaha and surrounding
areas.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include…
Omaha, Council Bluffs, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Plattsmouth,
Ralston, Glenwood, Springfield, Oakland, Malvern, Louisville,
Treynor, Underwood, Carson, Pacific Junction, Emerson, Cedar Creek,
Macedonia and Offutt AFB.

People attending Heartland of America Park should seek safe shelter
immediately!

This includes the following highways…
Interstate 29 between mile markers 29 and 61.
Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 1 and 17.
Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 437 and 454.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

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