Month: November 2019

Street Condition Update for Saturday, November 30, 2019, 4:50 p.m.

Twenty City crews will begin patrolling arterial routes at 8 p.m.  Crews will monitor street conditions overnight, applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine as needed.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots, especially on untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Friday, November 29, 2019, 5:15 a.m.

Twenty City crews have completed an application of granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine on arterial streets, emergency snow routes and bus routes.  Winter operations have been suspended for this weather event.  Crews report wet streets with normal driving conditions.  Pavement temperatures currently are above freezing, but drivers should be alert for black ice, especially on untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, November 28, 2019, 11:05 p.m.

Twenty City crews were deployed at 9 p.m. to apply granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to bridges and overpasses.  Once bridges and arterial streets have been treated, crews will focus on bus routes. Crews report wet streets with near freezing conditions.  Drivers should use extreme caution and be alert for black ice, especially on bridges and untreated streets and sidewalks.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. Friday.  Freezing drizzle is expected.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 11:40 a.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended winter operations for this weather event.  Staff will continue to monitor street conditions.  Drivers are urged to be alert for slick areas, especially on untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 4:50 a.m.

Twenty City crews remain on patrol applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine as needed to arterial streets, emergency snow routes and bus routes.  Crews report wet and partially snow-covered streets.  Drivers are urged to be alert for slick spots and black ice, especially on untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 9:10 p.m.

Twenty City crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets, emergency snow routes and bus routes.  All crews will remain on patrol overnight to monitor street and weather conditions.  Currently, Traffic Management reports wet and partially snow-covered streets.  Drivers are urged to be alert for slick spots that may develop overnight, especially on untreated areas.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. Wednesday.  Icing, winds up to 45 mph and snow accumulation up to five inches are possible.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 4:50 p.m.

Twenty City crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets, emergency snow and bus routes as needed.  Crews will remain on patrol to monitor street and weather conditions throughout the evening.  Currently, Traffic Management reports wet pavement and normal driving conditions.  Pavement surfaces are expected to remain above freezing this evening, but slick spots may develop overnight, especially on untreated areas.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. Wednesday.  Icing, winds up to 50 mph and snow accumulation up to five inches are possible.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.