The City of Chadron has declared a snow emergency from 2:00 Thursday morning until all snow in the streets has been removed.
During a snow emergency, all vehicles, trailers and obstructions must be removed from the designated snow emergency routes.
Any that aren’t may be ticketed or towed at the owners’ expense.
More information about Chadron’s snow emergency routes and rules is available on the Chadron website chadron-nebraska.com
Meanwhile, although our current Winter Storm Warning expires at 5:00 PM today, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch from late tomorrow night through Sunday afternoon for a possibly even more severe storm.
A Watch is issued when confidence is medium that a winter storm could produce a heavy storm, sleet, or freezing rain and cause significant impacts.
In this case, 10-to-19” of snow are possible with winds gusting as high as 40 mph creating the threat of blizzard conditions.