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A Massive Blizzard Blanketed Nebraska In Snow In 1949 And It Will Never Be Forgotten

Nebraska is no stranger to severe weather of all types, but a few storms stand out in our state history. The blizzard of 1949 was an epic storm that actually started in November 1948 and kept going relentlessly for months.

The video below features real stories from people who lived through the storms.

What an incredible story, and what an unforgettable winter. Did you live through it, or have you heard stories from your family? We’d love to hear your stories in the comments!

For another amazing blizzard story, check out the Great Blizzard of 1888.

Delana
Delana is a writer and editor who has lived in Nebraska for most of her life.