Severe weather rolling into eastern Nebraska

Tornado warning issued for Burt County

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - 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.

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