Valentine snow slows down, but the wind does not

VALENTINE, NE (Alex Loroff / News Channel Nebraska) – Early reports out of Valentine had almost 7″ of snow as of about 8:00 this morning with the snow still falling.

Alex Loroff reports that the snow had picked up overnight, but has slowed down as the morning has continued. The wind is still strong, however,and continues to blow the fresh snow. The road crews were out and about making sure travel was as safe as possible.

Snow is still in the forecast for today as 5 to 9″ is expected to fall. We will see what the system produces throughout today. Cherry County area is still under a Blizzard Warning through 5:00 am tomorrow morning. Alex will be continuing to cover the storm from Valentine.