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Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska

Tornado warning issued for Burt County
Posted: 4:50 PM, Jun 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-06 22:29:46Z
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska

Just after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Burt County  — including the towns of Tekamah, Oakland, and Everett — northwest of Omaha.

NWS advised that radar indicated rotation, and that the storm could include golf-ball sized hail. 3 News Now Meteorologist said the storm was barely moving.

Residents of the area were advised to take shelter immediately. The warning was set to expire at 5 p.m., but was extended to 5:30 p.m.

 

 

 

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Meanwhile, much of the Omaha-metro and surrounding areas were placed in a tornado watch until 10 p.m. Wednesday .

Stay with 3 News Now for the latest updates on this storm.