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Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska

Tornado warning issued for Burt County
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska
Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska
Posted at 4:50 PM, Jun 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-06 18:29:46-04

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.