A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for areas west of Omaha until 11 p.m.; however, the metro area will likely have thunderstorms on and off throughout the overnight.
WQAD-TV reports 46-year-old John Herington was snowmobiling with
a friend Friday night and hit the cable marking off private property. He died at a hospital.
At least two other snowmobilers have died in recent weeks in Iowa. On January 28, a man died after crashing his snowmobile into a tree near Spirit Lake. Another man went missing January 22 after crashing through the ice while snowmobiling on Maquoketa River near Preston.