NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - UPDATE
A Snow alert has been declared for the city of North Platte,
The villages of Hershey and Sutherland are included as well
a Snow Alert means weather conditions are favorable for heavy snow fall and is usually called prior to a Snow Emergency.
A Snow Alert gives people a change to move their cars from snow routes before a snow emergency Snow Emergency
The city of Gothenburg is preparing for a snow emergency. Mayor Joyce Hudson says a snow emergency will go into effect at noon on Saturday, and extend through 7 am on Monday.
The mayor says all vehicles should be removed from their snow emergency routes. Hudson says this also includes the downtown streets.
Vehicles should be removed from the downtown area from 4 am til 7 am on Monday.